An Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court in Ibadan entertained a case involving a 41-year- old man, Kasimu Saka, accused of stealing a ram worth N40,000.
Saka was tried for conspiracy and stealing.
Police Prosecutor, Inspector Samad Aliu, said Saka and others still on the run stole the ram worth N40,000 belonging to one Mr Adesola Adeyemi of Fagbemi Street Ring Road Ibadan.
The offence, according to the police prosecutor, was committed on August 21 2017 at Fagbemi.
According to section 390 (9) and 516 of the Criminal Code, Laws of Oyo State 2000, the offender has erred. The accused however pleaded not guilty to the offence.
Senior Magistrate, Mrs Patricia Adetuyibi, while delivering her judgment, granted the accused a bail in the sum of N40,000 with two sureties in like sum. The case is scheduled for another hearing on October 4 2017.