A young man who was studying at a Sharjah college, has reportedly been tortured to death by two friends of the same nationality on Sunday morning, according to Gulf News. Sharjah is one of the emirates of the United Arab Emirates.
The 18-year-old-student from Kuwait died on Sunday morning in the premises of one of the colleges in Sharjah, police confirmed.
The suspects, a 19 year-old man and an18 year-old (names withheld) both from Kuwait were arrested from the college as soon as the incident was reported to Al Gharb police in Sharjah.
According to initial reports, the victim died due to torture by his friends and the body also bears signs of wounds and a severe beating.
The body has been sent to the forensic laboratory for an autopsy to determine the cause of the death.
Police say no motive was obvious as at the time of arrest but investigations have commenced on the incident.