A 27-year old British bride,
on honeymoon in Dubai, is believed to have fallen to her death from a hotel
Abbie Emmett, a vicar’s
daughter, died in the emirate on February 19, just days after arriving in the
UAE with her new husband following their wedding in South Africa, the UK's Daily
A Foreign Office
spokesperson confirmed the death and said it is “providing consular assistance
to the family at this difficult time”.
It is not yet known which
hotel the couple was staying at or the circumstances surrounding her death but
Emmett is reported to have fallen out of a window. Dubai Police are investigating the incident.
Emmett married Sean Emmett,
a former professional Grand Prix motorcycle racer, in Cape Town two weeks ago.