Student docked for allegedly stealing N7,500
Isiaku David, who is a 20yrs old student was brought before a Grade 1 Area Court in Aso Pada, Nasarawa State, on monday, he was allegedly
accused for stealing stealing a wallet.
The accused, who resides at Tudun Wada, Mararaba, is standing trial over a one count charge of theft.
Cpl. Friday Adaji, who is the prosecutor said; the matter was reported at the A Divisional Police Station, by one Vinige John of Behind Orange Market, Mararaba.
Friday Adaji told the court that John carried the accused on his motorcycle from Tudun Wada Baushe to Tudun Wada.
“While on transit, David stole the complainant’s wallet, containing N7, 500. 00 and his driver’s license from his side jacket pocket.” Adaji said. He also said the offence contravened Section 287 of the Criminal Penal Code. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that if truly David Isiaku was guilty, he may be sentenced to three years imprisonment.
The accused pleaded not guilty, and he was granted a bail in the sum of N100, 000, by the Judge, Mr. Albert Maga, with one surety in like sum.
He adjourned further hearing till January 12, 2014.
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