x Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 17 January 2018

Dubai airport worker stole passenger's diamond ring, court hears

Airport worker stole diamond ring from passenger undergoing a security check, hears court.

DUBAI // An airport worker stole a diamond ring from a passenger who was undergoing security check, the Criminal Court heard today.

Prosecutors said AK, a 31-year-old Ugandan, stole the ring on September 5 while the woman underwent the check in Terminal Three.

Police arrested the worker after viewing the airport's surveillance cameras. The worker did not appear in court and the case was adjourned to December 6.