A magistrate court sitting in Osogbo, Osun state on Tuesday has convicted a 26-year-old man, Amachi Paul, for stealing.
Amachi was convicted by the court for stealing N920.
The police prosecutor, Akintunde Jacob, told the court that the convict committed the crime on 29th June, 2023.
The court sheet obtained by DAILY GIST reads: “That you Amachi Paul, on the 29th June, 2023 at about 1120hrs at Rano Filing Station Osogbo, in the Osogbo Magisterial District did steal cash sum of nine hundred and twenty naira (920:00k) property of one Adesina Akeem ‘m’ and thereby committed an offense contrary to section 381 and punishable under section 390 (9) of the Criminal Code Cap 34 Vol, 11 Laws of Osun state of Nigeria 2002.”
The convict admitted guilty to the crime and subsequently pleaded for mercy.
Magistrate O. A. Daramola adjourned the case to July 21st for sentencing.