Man accused of raping maid in Al Qusais
A man has gone on trial for breaking into a home in Dubai and raping a housemaid.
Prosecutors told Dubai Court of First Instance that the masked Stateless defendant threatened the woman with a knife and also stole her mobile phone.
According to official records the 28-year-old Indonesian housemaid heard someone knocking on the door of her room at the home in Al Qusais.
When she opened it she claimed the 28-year-old defendant attacked her.
“He was wearing mask and holding a knife and threatened to kill me,” she said in official records.
He denied charges of rape, illegally breaking into the house and consuming alcohol.
The case was adjourned.