Police arrests two for stealing truck gear box at NIPCO


Two men, Sunday Odanlumen (56) and Onyebuchi Onyelusi (26), were arraigned at the Apapa Magistrate Court yesterday by the police for alleged conspiracy and stealing one Volvo truck gear box valued at N300,000 belonging to NIPCO Plc.

The offence contravenes sections 285 and 361 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State.

The accused pleaded not guilty to the charges.

The Investigating Police Officer (IPO), Gandy Nwokolo, informed the court that the stolen gear box had been disposed of by the accused.

The Magistrate, Mrs M.R Osho-Adebiyi granted the accused bail in the sum of N250,000.00 with two sureties in like sum. The case was adjourned to December 6, 2016 for mention.