Somali immigrant murdered a Danish man – His penalty: 33 and 1/3 camels in damages to the victim’s family

The convicted murderer Omer Hassan Sheik Muse - Montage/FacebookThe convicted murderer Omer Hassan Sheik Muse - Montage/Facebook

The 31-year-old Somali immigrant, Omer Hassan Sheik Muse, killed the 21-year-old Danish man, Jonas Thomsen Sekyere, in a fight and then fled back to Somalia.

But there he was captured, convicted for the murder, and sentenced to 20 years in prison. But besides that, he also must pay damages to the victims family back in Denmark, which consists of 33 and 1/3 camels, according to the Somali court.

The incident occurred in the Danish capital of Copenhagen, in a night club, back in 2012. The men started to fight, and Sheik Muse then stabbed the Danish man to death with a knife.