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Ekiti Police arraign 5 men over alleged theft

A Chief Magistrates' Court sitting in Ado-Ekiti has granted five men bail for the alleged theft of cars.

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The Prosecutor, Insp. Caleb Leranmo, told court that the suspects committed the offence in October, 2016.

Leranmo alleged that Temitope stole a Daewoo Lamoi car, Honda Hala car, Isuzu Midi bus and a Mazda 626 car from people yet to be identified.

The prosecutor said that the offence was punishable under Section 390 of Criminal Code Cap C16 Laws of Ekiti State 2012.

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He also alleged that Olajide (57), Friday Omoniyi (33); Edward Dickson (57) and Ubale Ahmed (48) received the stolen vehicles from Temitope‎.

The suspects, however, pleaded not guilty.

The Chief Magistrate, Mr Adesoji Adegboye, granted bail to each of them in various sums and sureties.

He adjourned the case till May 8 for hearing.

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