A 28-year-old man, Segun Oguntade was on Thursday sentenced to 6 months imprisonment by a Magistrates’ courtroom sitting in Ile-Ife, Osun State, for vandalising an electrical cable.
The convict was mentioned to have been rounded up on August three, 2018 whereas vandalising a 500KVA transformer armoured cable at Omo-west space, Ondo highway, Ile-Ife.
Whereas the convict pleaded not responsible to the fees levelled towards him, the defence counsel, Mrs. Aigbe intimated the courtroom of the accused particular person’s intention to withdraw his plea. The cost was learn once more, and he pleaded responsible as charged.
The Justice of the Peace, M. O. Olatunji famous that the NSCDC Prosecutor/lawyer, have diligently established a case of stealing towards the accused particular person with an amazing prima facie proof and confessional assertion.
He then dominated that the accused particular person needs to be sentenced to 6 months imprisonment with arduous labour to function deterrent to others.