An Ile-Ife Magistrates’ Court in Osun on Friday remanded Ariwodola Ayodele, 30, over alleged theft of a bajaj motorcycle.
The Prosecutor, Asp. Emmanuel Abdullahi, told the court that the defendant committed the offence on June 18, 2022 at a village in Ayetoro via Modakeke.
Abdullahi said that the defendant stole one Bajaj motorcycle valued N230, 000 property of Oni Peter.
He said that the defendant breached the trust posed on him by defrauding and converting N230, 000 property of Peter to his own use.
According to him, the offence contravened sections 383, 390(9) and 434 of the Criminal Code, Laws of Osun, 2002.
The defendant, however, pleaded not guilty to two-count charge of stealing and defrauding.
The Defence Counsel, Mrs Tosin Omoyeni, pleaded for the bail of the defendant in most Liberal term, pledging that her client would not jump bail.
The Magistrate K.T. Adebayo, ordered for the remand of the defendant in “B”Division Oke-Otubu, Modakeke.
Adebayo adjourned the case until March 6, for mention at Modakeke Magistrates’Court. (NAN)