Guard in court over alleged break-in

The Magistrate admitted the accused to bail in the sum of N50,000 with one surety in like sum.

A court of justice symbol

The accused, 19, whose residential address was not given, is facing trial on a two-count charge of burglary and stealing.

‎The prosecutor, Sgt. Oladejo Balogun, said that the accused committed the offences on July 14 at the  Transformation Baptist Church, Baruwa Ologolo in Lekki, Lagos.

He said that the accused broke into the apartment of Mr Gbone Michael and stole the items.

Balogun said that the stolen items included a Visafone worth N3,000, a Nokia phone worth N4,000, a HP digital camera valued at N15,000 and a wristwatch worth N10,000.

According to the prosecutor, the offences contravene Section 307 (b) and 287 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015.

The accused, however, pleaded not guilty.

Magistrate Olabisi Kusanu admitted him to bail in the sum of N50,000 with one surety in like sum.

She adjourned the case until August 18 for mention.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Unblock notifications in browser settings.

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: news@pulselive.co.ke

Recommended articles

Survey: Dennis Waweru leads the race for Nairobi County Governor

Survey: Dennis Waweru leads the race for Nairobi County Governor

Trio Mio to perform at much anticipated Raila event

Trio Mio to perform at much anticipated Raila event

Police issue advisory to ladies shopping on Instagram

Police issue advisory to ladies shopping on Instagram

Police officer commits suicide after killing wife, 5 others in Kabete

Police officer commits suicide after killing wife, 5 others in Kabete

7.5 million Kenyans vaccinated as 32 test positive for Covid-19

7.5 million Kenyans vaccinated as 32 test positive for Covid-19

The life of a President's Aide de Camp explained [Video]

The life of a President's Aide de Camp explained [Video]

Ex-Mwingi Central MP Joe Mutambu involved in grisly road accident

Ex-Mwingi Central MP Joe Mutambu involved in grisly road accident

Fire incident reported at Maranda High School

Fire incident reported at Maranda High School

River Enziu disaster: Uhuru condoles with victims' families, warns motorists against crossing swollen rivers

River Enziu disaster: Uhuru condoles with victims' families, warns motorists against crossing swollen rivers