Ajman Police in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have arrested a suspect in the murder of another person just one minute after the crime was committed.
The incident took place in the Al Rawda area of Ajman, when the suspect attacked the victim in his room. Both held nationalities of an Asian country.
Witnesses to the incident called the police who arrived at the scene in record time.
The suspect was caught as he was leaving the victim's room after having killed him.
Upon interrogation, the suspect confessed to the crime, saying that it was motivated by a family dispute in their home country.
He attacked the victim with a knife and tried to escape but was quickly apprehended by the police.
The case has been referred to Ajman Prosecution for further action.
Deputy Director of the Criminal and Investigation Department at Ajman Police Lieutenant Colonel Ahmed bin Yafour Al Ghafli praised the experience of the first responder patrol officers and their rapid response which enabled them to arrest the perpetrator in record time.
He called on the public not to hesitate to report any person who attempts to commit any crime.