UAE: MAN GIVEN DEATH PENALTY AFTER KILLING COLLEAGUE WITH IRON BAR
November 20, 2018:
A man has been sentenced to death for killing a colleague with an iron bar after arguing at breakfast in Ajman, The National reported on 18 November 2018. (Sources: thenational.ae, 18/11/2018)
The 30-year-old Arab man launched a brutal assault on his Asian colleague in front of 15 fellow workers after lashing out in a fit of rage, Al Bayan newspaper reported.
Ajman Criminal Court was told that during a workers' breakfast period, the killer and the victim got into a heated row over work issues, leading to the accused hurling abuse before he grabbed an iron bar and struck the man on the back of the head.