British twins face jail after allegedly drunkenly assaulting a policewoman in Dubai

Accused – Alena and Sasha Parker could be jailed if they are found guilty (Picture: Instagram/Sasha Parker)

A pair of British twins are facing jail after being charged with drunkenly assaulting a policewoman in Dubai.

Alena and Sasha Parker, 37, who both work at a Dubai law firm, were arrested in August for “roguish behaviour” on a night out after allegedly being found drunk and “behaving outrageously”.

The pair, originally from London, have been charged with insulting a policewoman as well as resisting arrest and physically assaulting her and have appeared in court in Dubai.

If convicted, they could face up to three years in prison.

Partying – pictures posted online show the twins partying in Dubai (Picture: Instagram/ Sasha Parker)

According to reports, Dubai Misdemeanours Court heard that Alena had injured her hand on a night out and was being treated by paramedics while her sister stood outside the ambulance shouting.

A policewoman claims the sisters attacked her, pushing her to the ground while “cursing Arab women”.

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Photographs posted online show the sisters partying and posing in the sunshine in Dubai.

According to reports, a spokesman at their law firm, Al Safar & Partners, said they denied all accusations.

Lawyers – the twins both work at a law firm in Dubai (Pictures: Instagram/Sasha Parker)

Alena Parker is listed on LinkedIn as a Legal Advisory at Al Safar & Partners, having joined the firm in 2007. Her biography reads: “I specialize in corporate,real estate and arbitration claims. I assess claims before proceedings are commenced and advise on their likely outcome.”

Sister Sasha is listed on the site as a legal research/executive secretary to the Managing Director at the same firm.