Dubai: A person has been accused of premeditated homicide by slicing the throat of his supervisor after the latter had refused to let the defendant return to his nation.
The Dubai Courtroom of First Occasion heard that the 21-year-old defendant from Kyrgyzstan, who labored at a storage in Al Quoz Industrial space, had a heated argument together with his supervisor earlier than slitting his throat with a pointy knife after which smashing his head with a hammer.
In June this 12 months, Dubai Police had been alerted concerning the homicide and the defendant was arrested the day after the incident close to his nation’s consulate.
In line with a policeman, the sufferer was discovered by his staff in a pool of blood and the defendant was the final individual seen with him.
“The employees within the storage claimed that they’d left the storage for 20 minutes and returned to see the sufferer lifeless. They suspected the defendant as a result of he was the final individual to be seen with the defendant and went lacking thereafter,” stated the policeman on report.
Arrested from outdoors consulate
The defendant went to Dubai Worldwide Airport to go away the nation, however there have been no flights.
“He tried to go away the nation however he couldn’t. He went to the consulate on the second day, asking for assist to go away the nation, with out informing them of what he had achieved.”
In line with official data, Dubai Police arrested him outdoors the consulate.
“The defendant had an argument with the sufferer as a result of he needed to return to his nation, however the sufferer had disagreed with him concerning the date of return. The sufferer then fired him and requested him to go away the place. The defendant felt ashamed and misplaced his mood,” the policeman added.
Throughout interrogation, the defendant claimed that he waited till his colleagues left the office, locked the door and took a knife to assault the sufferer.
He reduce the sufferer’s throat, however he nonetheless stored respiration when the defendant took a hammer and smashed his face.
A 62-year-old Russian employee testified that he went together with his workmate to a close-by grocery store and located the physique of the supervisor when he returned.
“The defendant was lacking and the physique was lined behind the desk. I discovered a giant knife lined with blood. Someday earlier than the incident, the defendant had requested concerning the surveillance cameras on the office and whether or not they had been working or not,” the Russian employee added.
Medical studies confirmed that there have been six extreme accidents to the sufferer’s head and 13 cuts on his face.
Dubai Public Prosecution has charged the defendant with premeditated homicide.
The trial has been deferred to October 4.