x Abu Dhabi, UAEThursday 27 July 2017

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A man who molested a 13-year-old boy in Dubai Festval City shopping mall is sentenced to six months in prison.

DUBAI // A man who molested a 13-year-old boy at Dubai Festival City Mall has been sentenced to six months in prison.

R P, 24, from India, grabbed the child as he left the toilets on July 9 and pulled him through an emergency exit before molesting him.

Footage from security cameras showed the man dragging the child through the exit.

At the Criminal Court, the man denied a charge of committing a forceful sex act.

But he was found guilty and will be deported after completing his jail term.

salamir@thenational.ae