Arab jailed 6 months for trying to kill Emirati

A court in Fujairah sentenced an Arab man to six months in prison and ordered his deportation from the UAE after he was convicted of trying to kill an Emirati.

Police had arrested the unnamed Arab on charges of stabbing the UAE man in various parts of his body during a fight in the eastern emirate.

The national, identified as ASA, was hospitalized with stab wounds while the defendant confessed during investigation that he used a knife to attack the Emirati.