A Dubai salesman has been sentenced to 2 years in jail for setting a textile store on fireplace, inflicting losses of almost Dh1 million to the proprietor.
As per reports, the 27-year-old salesman from Afghanistan was fined Dh985,000 fantastic. He will probably be expelled after he has served his sentence.
He reportedly needed to take revenge from the proprietor, who didn’t pay his wage for a 12 months. In December final 12 months, the defendant went to the store and unlocked the store utilizing a cutter. He accused the proprietor didn’t pay his wage for one 12 months. He anticipated to seek out some money contained in the store, however couldn’t discover any.
The suspect instructed Dubai Police that he discovered a lighter contained in the store and determined to set the textile store on fireplace in vengeance.
The store’s proprietor testified that he checked the CCTV footage within the space and noticed the defendant braking into the store. “I used to be alerted in regards to the fireplace and found that the defendant was accountable. He broken the lock and the glass door earlier than setting the store on fireplace,” the 40-year-old Pakistani proprietor stated.
Dubai Public Prosecution charged the defendant with setting fireplace to a property and inflicting damages value Dh985,000. The decision will probably be topic to attraction inside 15 days.