UAE: Death sentence upheld for Emirati who murdered father

A young drug addict, who was convicted of killing his father in Al Ain, has had his execution sentence upheld by Abu Dhabi’s top court.

The Abu Dhabi Cassation Court on Monday upheld the death sentence for the Emirati man after he was found guilty of premeditated murder.

The young man had stabbed his father 36 times all over his body, using a blunt object which caused his death.

The victim had allegedly refused to give him money to buy drugs.


Khaleej Times
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