Home / Headlines / Osun Court Remands Man for Stealing Catfish…

Osun Court Remands Man for Stealing Catfish…

A Magistrates’ court sitting in Osogbo, the Osun State capital on Monday remanded a 23-year-old man, Abiodun Olasunkanmi in Ilesha prison for allegedly stealing cat fish, worth of N800,000 from a fish pond in the state.

The prosecutor, Inspector Fagboyinbo Abiodun informed the court that the defendant committed the offense on 25th April, at about 5.30am around Rinsayo area of the metropolis.

Abiodun said that the accused, who was a worker at the fish pond stole large quantity of cat fish valued at 800,000.

He added that the offense is contrary to and punishable under section 390 (9) of the Criminal Code Cap 34 Volume 11.Laws of Osun State 2003.

The defendant, however pleaded not guilty to the allegation leveled against him.

ALSO READ:  COVID-19: Ondo confirms three new cases, records two deaths

The Defense Counsel, Barrister Okobe Najite prayed the court to grant his client bail in the most liberal and affordable terms.

Check Also

“Magu’s office searched by detectives

Some detectives yesterday combed the office of Ibrahim Magu, the suspended acting Chairman of the …

Bandits kill 24, burn houses in Kaduna

At least 24 people have been killed and several others injured after gunmen attacked three …

Women arraigned for abusing police officers

Two women, on Monday, appeared before an Osun State Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Osogbo …

Chat with us whatsapp