An Isolo Justice of the Peace Courtroom has sentenced a 37-year-old man to 90 months imprisonment on a 10-count cost bothering on stealing of motor spare elements in Itire Market.
The convict, Ogochukwu Onyeabor, upon his arraignment on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, was accused of stealing motor spare elements within the in style Itire Market and assaulting one of many safety males in an try to withstand apprehension.
In accordance with the prosecutor, Inspector Oje Uagbale, the defendant assists his brother in his store however each time they shut, he wouldn’t go residence along with his brother however would relatively lock himself up within the store in a cautious method that the safety on the major gate wouldn’t suspect.
“He would then come out of his brother’s store to steal spare elements from different retailers which he would later promote to unsuspecting clients.
“Curious search by the robbed store house owners for the lacking items led to the next question of the 2 safety males. Nevertheless, on Saturday, February 1, Onyeabor was caught as he was making an attempt to chop the iron utilized in binding some spare elements in one of many retailers. The safety males lastly apprehended him and handed him over to the police at Itire Police Division.
“Whereas among the items had been recovered from him, Onyeabor confessed that he had offered among the items cheaper costs and pleaded responsible to the 10-count costs which embody illegal entry with an intent to steal, stealing, willful harm to properties and illegal assault,” he stated.
Having discovered him responsible of the costs, the presiding Justice of the Peace, Miss Olufunmilayo Teluwo, sentenced Onyeabor to 9 months imprisonment for every depend cost, a sentence that’s anticipated to run concurrently.