Seven arrested by Fujairah Police after assault on teenager is posted online

The 15-year-old was allegedly atacked at a mall in the emirate on Thursday

Seven people accused of filming themselves assaulting a teenage boy before posting the footage online have been arrested by police in Fujairah.

The incident is alleged to have taken place at a mall in the emirate on Thursday afternoon.

Police said one of the gang recorded the attack and another member of the group posted it on social media.

The 15-year-old and his father filed a complaint with Fujairah Police.

The boy said he had been involved in previous disputes with some of the group.