Dubai fake money to attract fans follow-up: two people were sentenced to six months in prison + fined 200,000 yuan

2022-07-08 0 By

The dubai Criminal Court recently sentenced the two men to six months in prison and a fine of 200,000 Dirhams, and they will be deported after serving their sentences for making videos with fake currency to attract fans.The case dates back to June 2021, when a security guard at a building reported that a European had thrown money on luxury cars in dubai’s marina area.The investigation team quickly identified the person who shot the video clip and the Internet celebrity who spread the money, which was in fact counterfeit.In the affidavit, the photographer said he worked for an events company and was asked by European influencers to film the money dropping.After the incident, the photographer gave the material to the police.The European admitted that he and an Asian man had printed 750 fake notes to film the video, that the money was props and that he did not intend to promote the counterfeit money. The Asian man was later arrested.A forensic laboratory report said the seized counterfeit money was enough to fool ordinary people.This article is based on KhaleejTimes