Uncategorized Man Sent To Prison For Stealing Loaves Of Bread 4 months ago admin Chima Okoro has landed in some serious legal troubles after being arraigned for allegedly stealing loaves of bread. File Photo A man identified as Chima Okoro, who worked as a baker in a bakery has been imprisoned for allegedly stealing loaves of bread and N80,000 in cash. He appeared on Wednesday before a judge at the Tinubu Chief Magistrates’ Court. The police, charged the accused who resides at No. 4, Otua St., Ijora 7up, Lagos on two counts of theft, breaking and entering. The prosecutor, Sgt Hafsat Ajibode told the court that the accused committed the offence on November 7, at 2am at Kilometre 45 Lekki/Epe Expressway, Sangotedo Lagos. She said that the accused, an ex-employee of Daily Mama Bread Industry broke into the bakery and stole 135 loaves of bread worth N30,000; and also stole N80,000 all valued at N110,000. The prosecutor told the court that Okoro, who was laid off after a shortage of N80,000 was discovered in his sales proceeds, absconded. “He later came back, broke into the bakery and stole 135 loaves of bread of different size from the bakery and was caught by a security guard,” she said. The offence, she said contravened the provisions of Sections 287 and 309 (1) of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015. If convicted under Section 287, the accused is liable to three years imprisonment while Section 309 (1) prescribes seven years imprisonment for anyone found guilty. After the charges were read to him, Okoro, pleaded not guilty. The Chief Magistrate, Mr Tajudeen Elias, admitted the accused to bail in the sum of N100,000 with one surety in like sum. Elias ordered that the surety must be a responsible citizen and gainfully employed. He adjourned the case until November 27 for mention. admin See author's posts Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related Tags: naija news Continue Reading Previous Alleged $3million Bribe: Billionaire, Otedola Appears In Court, Insists Lawan Demanded BribeNext A Person Can Indeed Be Corrupt Without Stealing A Dime, Says Jonathan More Stories Uncategorized Music: Kelly Smart – Na You Ft Mary Jane X Lakrim 24 hours ago admin Uncategorized MUSIC: ADURA – KING JAY 5 days ago admin Uncategorized BTS Photos From Sultan “Intro” Video Shoot 5 days ago admin Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.