A 62-year-old man, Joseph Adeleke has been remanded by an Ile-Ife Magistrates’ Courtroom for allegedly stealing and receiving stolen property.
The accused individual was charged with 4 counts of conspiracy, stealing, receiving stolen property and possession of Indian hemp.
The accused individual allegedly dedicated the offences between February 3 and February 10, 2021 on the Celestial Church of Christ, Moore Cathedral and Lafogido Space in Ile-Ife
The police prosecutor, Inspector Elijah Adesina, instructed the court docket that the accused individual conspired with others nonetheless at giant, to commit felony to wit: stealing, receiving of stolen property and illegal possession of Indian hemp.
Adesina stated that the accused individual and others, now at giant, stole an Itel cell phone, valued N10,000 and a hand purse containing N8,000 money, property of Oluwaseyi Akinola and a Tecno Spark 4 cell phone valued N20,000, property of Micheal Oluwagbemileke.
He stated that the accused individual additionally carted away Nokia 2.0 cell phone valued N20,000 and Qubo 219 cell phone, valued N8,000, property of Foluso Adejuwon.
The prosecutor stated that the accused individual additionally stole an Itel A56 cell phone, valued N35, 000, property of Ismail Agbaje, and Itel 515 cell phone, valued N29, 000, property of Oluwapelumi Owojori.
He stated he equally obtained a stolen Merchandise, a A56 cell phone, valued N35,000, property of Ismail Agbaje.
Adesina stated the accused individual unlawfully had in his possession one Samsung cell phone suspected to be stolen property and weeds generally known as India hemp.
In keeping with him, the offence dedicated contravened Sections 415, 427, 430 and 516 of the Prison Code, Legal guidelines of Osun, 2002.
The accused individual, nonetheless, pleaded not responsible to the allegations leveled towards him.
The Defence Counsel, Mr Unah Sunday, prayed the court docket to grant his shopper bail in most liberal time period, promising that his shopper wouldn’t bounce bail, however would produce substantial sureties.
Justice of the Peace Abiona Adebayo declined the bail software and ordered the remand of the accused individual at Ile-Ife Correctional Centre.
The case was adjourned until March 22, 2021, for listening to.