An Upper Area Court, Mpape, Abuja, on Wednesday sentenced John Jimoh, 26, to six months imprisonment for attempting to steal from a moving vehicle.
The Judge, Marafa Mohammed sentenced Jimoh after he pleaded guilty to the crime.
Mohammed gave the convict an option to pay a fine of N20, 000.
Earlier, the Prosecution Counsel, Stanley Nwaforaku told the court that the convict attempted to open the door to a moving vehicle on the Ahmadu Bello Way, Abuja with intent to steal.
He said that the offence contravened the provisions of Section 95 of the Penal Code. (NAN)