Airline crew arrested at Dubai airport for theft

Malaysian airline employee is accused of stealing passenger's iPhone.
NEWS, Aviation


A Malaysian airline crew member has confessed to stealing a passenger’s iPhone 4G at Dubai International Airport, it has been reported.

Dubai Public Prosecution is currently interrogating the suspect, after he was arrested at Terminal 2 last month, stated Emirates 24/7.

The theft occurred after a Russian passenger checked-in at Dubai Airport to take a flight back to her home country. Her iPhone 4G was accidently left at the inspection point and surveillance cameras later showed a man in green uniform taking the device.

From his dress it was assumed that the man was a Malaysian airline employee. The suspect was later within 30 minutes and arrested.

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