Twenty five years old, Ampitan Sheun Segun living at Bariga area Lagos has been arrested and arraigned before a Magistrate Court in Ilorin on Wednesday for criminally conspiracy and armed Robbery.
According to First Information Report (FIR) revealed that a commercial motorcyclist, Kazeem Quadir of Kamaja’s compound Ita-mo area Ilorin has been dispossessed of his motorcycle by suspected two armed robbers along Geri-alimi area when two men of suspected robbers stopped him and asked him to convey them to NASFAT village via Eyenkorin.
FIR revealed that immidiately they got to their destination, one of the suspects stabbed the complainant on neck with sharp iron and he was on conscious while his Bajaj motorcycle with registration number OGUN – TRE 121 VJ valued two hundred and forty thousand naira was carted away by his passengers.
It also revealed that after some minutes the complainant recovered and reported the case at Adewole police station for police action and one of the suspects was apprehended at point of selling the motorcycle by the polic while other cohort, Kehinde a.k.a ‘Aje’ is now at large, while the suspect has voluntarily confessed to the crime.
In his arguments before the court, the police prosecutor, Inspector Alhassan Jibrib told the court to remand the suspect at correctional centre as investigation in the case is still under investigations.
In her cognisance rulling, the presiding Magistrate Z. Y.
Zainab rulled that the court has no jurisdiction to hear the case and adjourned the case till 27 January, 2021 for hearing while ordered for the remand of the suspect at Mandala Correction Centre.