A 27-year-old man, Oluwafemi Emmanuel, who allegedly broke into a beverage warehouse and stole N120, 000 on Monday has appeared in a Magistrates’ Court in Badagry, Lagos state.
The police charged Emmanuel with three counts of breaking and entry, theft and felony.
The prosecutor, ASP Akpan Nkem, told the court that the accused committed the offence on August 3 at about 2 a.m at No 54, Dosu Way, Badagry, Lagos.
Nkem alleged that Emmanuel broke into Emma Ify Global Limited warehouse, where alcoholic and non -alcoholic beverages are stored and stole N120, 000 belonging to Chief Emmanuel Okolie, the managing director of the company.
He said the offence contravenes the provisions of Sections 309, 310, and 287 of the Criminal Law of Lagos state, 2015.
The accused pleaded not guilty to the charges.
Chief Magistrate, Patrick Adekomaiya, admitted the accused to bail in the sum of N300, 000 and two sureties in like sum and thereafter, adjourned hearing in the case until October 8 (NAN)