x Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 17 January 2018

Maid stole from employer

Maid stole jewellery and a mobile phone from her employer before running away, hears court.

DUBAI // A maid stole Dh7,500 worth of possessions from her employer, the Dubai Criminal Court heard today.

Prosecutors said that FA, 24, from the Philippines, stole two rings, a mobile phone and a suitcase before running away on February 3. It was not clear when or how she was arrested.

She confessed to stealing the rings but said that she was given the phone.

A verdict was scheduled for June 24.