Saudi princess Hassa bint Salman found guilty for her role in Paris beating
The sister of Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has been found guilty of ordering a bodyguard to beat and humiliate a local craftsman who was renovating her luxury Paris apartment three years ago.
Princess Hassa bint Salman Al Saud was handed a 10-month suspended sentence and fined €10,000 ($16,050 AUD) by a French court Thursday.
She was sentenced in absentia and found guilty of armed violence and complicity to hold someone against their will. Her bodyguard was handed an eight-month suspended prison sentence and ordered to pay a €5,000 ($8,025 AUD) fine.