x Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 24 January 2018

Two murdered in Sharjah, say police

The bodies of two men, allegedly the victims of two separate homicide incidents, have been found.

SHARJAH // Sharjah police have discovered the bodies of two men, allegedly the victims of murder in two separate incidents, a senior official says. Brigadier Humaid Al Hudaidi, the director general of Sharjah Police, said investigations were still continuing but initial findings indicated that both men appeared to have injuries consistent with homicide. "We have already referred all the bodies to the police forensic department; we will wait for their report as well as the CID investigations report to take action," Brig Hudaidi said. According to police sources, one of the victims was a 52-year-old national, whose body was found in his house in the Ghubaiba area. The remains of the other man, a 29-year-old Indian, were found in the Maysaloon area. Brig Hudaidi added that he regretted the loss of life. ykakande@thenational.ae