A 25-year-old man, Olawale Sehun, has admitted stealing N22,500, one Nokia phone valued at N4,500 and a Glo SIM after he was arraigned before an Ikorodu magistrates’ court.
“I did these things but I’m sorry and I beg the complainant to forgive me,” he told the court.
The prosecutor, Kemi Adeniran, told the court that Sehun committed the offence on May 26, around 11.30 a.m., with two others still at large.
Adeniran said Sehun stole the Glo SIM valued at N700, a Nokia cell phone worth N4,500 and N22,500 cash, totalling N29,000.
The prosecutor added that he committed the offence at Ogolonto area of Ikorodu, which contravenes Section 295 (1) of the Criminal Law of Lagos State of Nigeria 2011.
The presiding magistrate, A. Oshodi Makanju, remanded Sehun in police custody and adjourned the matter till tomorrow.