By Deborah Oladejo, Osogbo
An Osun Magistrate court sitting in Osogbo the state capital on Wednesday convicted and sentenced a 40-year-old man, Saheed Isola to one-year imprisonment for stealing block moulding machine.
The Police prosecutor, ASP Fagboyinbo Abiodun told the court that the convict committed the offence on October 14, 2020 at about 5:00am at Lameco area Osogbo.
Fagboyinbo alleged that the convict unlawfully entered to one shop and stole 9inches block moulder valued N40,000 and 6inches block moulder valued N30,000 total sum of N70,000 property of one Moshood Ishola.
He said the offence committed contrary to and punishable under section 413 of the Criminal Code Cap 34 Vol ll Law of Osun State 2020.
The convict who had no legal representation admitted guilty to the offence.
It was gathered in the court that the convict had been convicted sometime in the year 2019 by Osogbo Magistrate court 7 for stealing and was sentenced to community service.
The Presiding Magistrate, Opeyemi Badmus after listening to the fact giving by the police, he convicted and sentenced him to one year imprisonment without option of fine.