x Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 26 July 2017

Soldier and friends cleared of stealing motorcycle in Dubai

The Criminal Court clears the three of charges of theft, trespass and damaging property.

DUBAI // A soldier and two of his friends have been found not guilty of stealing a motorcycle.

The 29-year-old soldier, and his two friends AM, 30, and RA, 23, all Emiratis, were accused of stealing the vehicle from a villa in Mirdiff, after breaking into a Land Cruiser to get the key to the garage.

Police said fingerprints at the scene matched one of the accused men, and that when interrogated he implicated the two others.

However, the Criminal Court cleared them of charges of theft, trespass and damaging property.

 

salamir@thenational.ae