Sharjah Police debunk shooting range video

123 RF / lightfieldstudios

Police in Sharjah say a video that has gone viral showing an incident that happened at a shooting range is not from the UAE.

It was assumed that the clip, which shows a man shooting himself, was taken at a venue in the emirate.

However, authorities have confirmed that the graphic video was shot in a different country.

They've also warned social media users not to spread rumours and to verify videos before sharing them.

More from Local

Coming Up on Dubai Eye

  • Off Script with Chris, Robbie & Sonal

    5:00pm - 7:00pm

    The UAE’s alternative take on news, entertainment and sport. Join Chris, Robbie and Sonal as they cut through the clutter to bring you the news, entertainment and sport stories that actually matter.

  • Extra Time

    7:00pm - 8:00pm

    Chris & Robbie bring you the latest from the sporting world plus interviews with upcoming and legendary sporting stars.

BUSINESS BREAKFAST LATEST

On Dubai Eye

  • Flying Taxis

    It sounds like an episode of The Jetsons, but the sight of flying taxis whizzing around our cities could be much closer than you think.

  • Tough penalties for deliberate tax evasion

    The UAE has said that tougher penalties will come into force from 1st August for not keeping proper corporate tax records.