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A 33-year-old man, Shehu Mohammed, who stole a worth N300,000, appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court.

The defendant, who lives at 44, Makinde St., Mafoluko, Oshodi, Lagos, is facing trial for  and stealing.

The prosecutor, ASP Clifford Ogu, told the court that the defendant committed the alleged offence on Nov. 20, 2020, in front of a hospital on Owoseni St. Oshodi.

Ogu alleged that the defendant and some others still at large stole a owned by Mr Sodiq Abubakar  while it was parked in front of the hospital.

The alleged offence contravenes Sections 287 and 411 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015.

The Chief Magistrate, Mrs .K. Matepo, granted the defendant bail in the sum of N100, 000  with two sureties in like sum.

Matepo adjourned the case until July 9 for mention. ()