Connect with us

General news

Man, 24, docked over alleged theft of motorcycle

Published

on

A 24-year-old man, Nojeem Azeez, was on Wednesday docked at a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State over alleged theft of a Bajaj motorcycle worth N230,000.

Azeez, who has no fixed address, is facing a count charge of stealing.

The Prosecutor, ASP. Clement Okuiomose, told the court that the defendant committed the offence on Aug.13 at about 10:30 p.m. at First Bank Bus Stop in  Ajangbadi area of Lagos.

Okuiomose said that the defendant stole a Bajaj motorcycle with registration number KJA 369 QL which belonged to Mr Erhabor Isoken.

“The offence contravenes Section 287 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015,” the prosecutor said.

The defendant, however, pleaded not guilty and was granted bail by the Chief Magistrate, Mr Lazarus Hotepo, in the sum of N100,000 with two sureties in like sum.

The case was adjourned untill Sept. 25  for hearing.

© 2019 NNN NEWS NIGERIA. EDITOR@NNN.COM.NG