The Prosecution Counsel, Insp Amos Ezekiel, told the court that the complainant, Shettima Yusuf, of Fagachi Road Gyellesu-Zaria, Kaduna, wrote a letter of complaint to the Commissioner of Police, Kaduna State, on July 15.
Ezekiel said the defendant and one Yahaya Ahmed, now at large who are security guard in BITMAS Enterprises Limited Zaria, conspired and stole 111 tricycle engines and other tricycle parts all valued N28. 2 million.
He said that the offence contravened the provisions of sections 59, 297, 309 and 271 of the Kaduna State Penal Code, 2017.
Magistrate Ibrahim Emmanuel admitted the defendant in the sum of N200,000 with two sureties in like sum.
He ordered that the sureties must reside within the jurisdiction of the court and adjourned the matter until Aug. 12 for hearing. (NAN)