Somali man caught posing as girl to go to UK

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Observant policemen and a hint of basis on the earphones he was sporting meant the sport was up for Ibrahim M.’s try and illegally go to the United Kingdom. The younger Somalian man was at Esenboğa Airport within the Turkish capital of Ankara on Feb. 12, holding the travel paperwork and residence allow of 1 Khadija H. when he approached passport inspectors to board his flight to London. He had every little thing prepared: an extended skirt, a fur coat, a decent scarf and full make-up.

The suspect certainly resembled the lady photoed on the paperwork, but police grew suspicious in regards to the copious quantities of freshly utilized make-up. Police officers then checked safety digital camera footage to find {that a} girl had arrived at hand travel paperwork over to the suspect. Police instructed the suspect to take away her scarf and clear her make-up whereas they ran a background examine.

Lo and behold, the traveler was the truth is a person named Ibrahim M., a Somalian nationwide who got here to Turkey in September 2019.

Khadija H., who turned out to be his girlfriend, was apprehended as she tried to flee the airport. Both are at the moment being held in custody.