UAE Police arrest man for filming, mocking petrol employee
Abu Dhabi: A man has been arrested in Abu Dhabi for verbally abusing a fuel attendant and posting the video on social networking sites.
Abu Dhabi Public Prosecution ordered the arrest and prosecution on Wednesday after a controversial video showed the suspect mocking an ADNOC employee. In the video, the suspect made a payment with coins and made fun of the petrol station’s fuel attendant.
The Attorney-General of the emirate of Abu Dhabi condemned the suspect’s crude and ruthless behavior, and asserted that the law will confront any type of violation that harms society’s values and morals.
Abu Dhabi’s Public Prosecution also explained that the UAE has clear guidelines to prevent any kind of behavior that disrespects or abuses others, and said that it will take action against any type of inappropriate action taken against residents.
The office of the Public Prosecution further pointed out that legal action will be taken against anyone who abuses technology, especially on social networking sites, in order to protect the public.
More to follow...