Unemployed man in court for allegedly damaging Access Bank ATM



A 27--old unemployed man, Precious Peter, allegedly damaged an Automated Teller Machine (ATM), beloging to Bank with intent to steal on Thursday appeared in an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.

The  police charged Peter, whose residential address was not given with four counts of conspiracy, breaking in, damage and attempted to commit felony.

Peter, however, denied  the charge.

The prosecution , ASP Bisi Ogunleye, told the court that the defendant and others large, the on April 17 01:00 Chisco Bus-stop, Lekki, Lagos State.

He said that the defendant broke into the banking hall of Bank and damaged the ATM with intent to commit felony.

The , he said, contravened the of sections 310, 350, 406 and 411 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015.

Magistrate Ejiro Kubeinje admitted the defendant to bail in the sum of N250,000 with sureties in like sum.

Kubeinje  ordered that  the must be gainfully employed and show evidence of tax payment to the Lagos State Government(LASG).

She adjourned the case until July 19 for mention.(NAN)