DUBAI // Two gardeners are facing charges in the Dubai Court of Misdemeanours of hiding a dead newborn they discovered while working.
The two defendants, FN, 32, and ZF, 25, gardeners at the Dubai Municipality for two years, hid the dead body without obtaining the proper approval from authorities, prosecutors say. They are scheduled to appear in court tomorrow morning.
According to court records, on January 24 the two men were working along the Emirates Road, watering plants. ZF told prosecutors he saw his friend FN step into a small hole and get his foot stuck to a plastic bag.