A housemaid in Dubai who recorded clips of her sponsors’ household and saved them for sharing with others, threatened to kill her sponsor after the latter took her smartphone.

The incident, which occurred final August, came about at a residence in Al Barsha.

Dubai Housemaid Threatens to Kill Sponsor for Taking Her Phone
Credit: Dubai Courts

Housemaid in Dubai Threatens to Kill Sponsor for Taking Her Cellphone

The Dubai Police shared that they acquired an emergency name from an Emirati girl who claimed that their maid who labored for his or her household for 15 months threatened to kill her with a knife, the Gulf Information reported.

She detailed that her 27-year-old maid from Madagascar went to the kitchen and introduced a knife when she took her cell phone to look by her images and movies.

In response to the Dubai Courtroom of First Occasion, the maid had threatened to kill her sponsor in addition to herself if she wouldn’t return her cellphone to her.

The 48-year-old Emirati sponsor claimed that she was the one who purchased the cellphone for his or her maid. However after she realized that their maid had covertly been taking movies and clips of their household, she wished to delete these recordsdata and needed to get the maid’s cellphone so as to take action.

“I looked for the cellphone that I purchased for her. The cellphone was hidden inside her garments. She went to the kitchen and raised a knife threatening to kill me and herself if I didn’t return the cellphone to her,” the Emirati sponsor defined.

I discovered that she recorded my kids and the home with out my information and she or he despatched the clips and photos to others through WhatsApp,” the Emirati girl added.

The Dubai Police arrived on the residence on time and was in a position to take management of the scenario, earlier than taking the maid to the police station for questioning.

Upon investigation, the police came upon that the maid had photos with strangers inside the home. The maid admitted to threatening to kill her sponsor and recorded clips of the relations.

The Dubai Public Prosecution, on behalf of the Emirati sponsor filed prices in opposition to the housemaid for issuing threats, permitting a stranger to trespass, and breaching the privateness of the household by utilizing her smartphone and sharing the clips and photos with others.

A verdict is predicted to be reached on November 25.

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