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Bahrain: Drunk Expat Jailed For Insulting, Biting Policewoman

Expelled expat woman returns to Bahrain with friend's passport.
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Courts sentenced an expat to three years in jail for deliberately insulting, beating and biting a policewoman while being arrested.

The court has also ordered the 40-year-old European lady to be deported from the Kingdom upon completion of her imprisonment time.

According to the court’s documents, the lady was arrested following several reports of a drunk lady who was fighting, insulting and shouting at people around her in the Juffair area.

When the police came to arrest her, she insulted, cursed and shouted at the policewomen who tried to put her in the police car. Details added that when the police car arrived at the police station, the lady sat on the ground of the parking lot and refused to go inside the police station. Moreover, she bit the policewoman, cursed and insulted her.

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Reports stated that the accused denied what she was accused of, but admitted she over drank alcohol while she was staying in a hotel.

The court found her guilty and charged her with assaulting the safety of the body of a public employee while performing her job and insulting her.


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