Two In Court For Conspiracy, Stealing

Monday, October 19, 2009

Momodu Bah and Giddeh Secka recently appeared before Principal Emmanuel E.A. Amadi of the Brikama Magistrates’ Court, charged with conspiracy and cattle stealing.

Both denied the charges.

The alleged offence on count one revealed that, the accused persons Momodou Bah and Giddeh Secka on 22nd August 2009, at Sanyang Village in Kombo South, Western Region conspired to commit felony to with stealing.

While count two stated that, the accused persons on the same date and place jointly stole a bull, valued at D25, 000, being the property of one Nyima Sambou.

The Police Prosecutor, Superintendent Kutobo Samateh applied to the court not to grant the accused persons bail on the grounds that investigation is still ongoing and if the accused persons were granted bail they may tamper with it.

His application was granted and the accused persons were subsequently remanded in custody at Mile 2 State Central Prison until the next adjourned date.

Hearing continues.

Author: Yai Dibba