2 vagrants docked for allegedly constituting public nuisance



Two vagrants  in a Karu Grade I Area Court, sitting in Abuja, for allegedly constituting public nuisance.

The police Adamu and Monday Toungura with constituting public nuisance and causing obstruction.

The Prosecution Counsel, Olarewaju Osho, told the court that the defendants arrested a team of Police Ambush attached to Nyanya Division, Abuja on Aug.18.

He said that the defendants arrested wandering on the Nyanya Express way, inspite of several warnings to steer clear the road.

The police said that the defendants are suspected to be members of a syndicate that specialise in snatching cell phones.

The offence, he said, punishable under Section 199 of the Penal Code.

They pleaded not guilty.

The judge, Anas Isa, admitted the defendants to bail in the sum of N50,000 each with one surety in like sum.

He adjourned the case until Oct. 5 for hearing (NAN)