An Apapa magistrates court on Wednesday arraigned one Ismail Afeez, 47 years old for stealing a phone in Apapa.
The Prosecutor Sergeant Iyabosa Onawiu, told the court that the defendant stole one Techno Camera phone valued at N20, 000.
She said that the defendant stole the phone on Monday, the 15th day of April 2019 at about 14:50hours at No 4, Alade Street Oluti, Lagos in the Apapa magisterial district.
Onaiwu also added that the stolen phone belong to one Abiodun Oloye, adding that the offences are punishable under section 287 of criminal law of Lagos state 2015.
The defendant who is facing a one count charge on stealing pleaded not guilty to the offence.
The Magistrate, Mr. OS Amore granted the defendant bail in the sum of N20, 000 with two sureties in like sum.
The case was adjourned till 20th of May 2019 for mention.