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Mobile theft lands man in jail

September 4, 2017 By Ibrahim K.Turay

Magistrate Santigie Bangura of the Pademba Road Magistrates’ Court No.1 on Tuesday (29 August, 2017) sentenced one Unisa Kamara  to one year imprisonment at the male Correctional Centre for stealing one Tecno C-8 mobile phone valued eight hundred thousand Leones, property of one Patrick Sampha.

The convict was before the court on a count charge of Larceny, contrary to section (2) of the Larceny Act of 1961.

Police prosecutor, Constable 4513 Sallu Tap had alleged that the accused on Saturday, 19th August, 2017, at No. 5 Tengbeh Town stole one Tecno C-8 mobile phone.

Magistrate Bangura in his ruling stated that because the accused did not waste the court’s time and resources, he will sentence him to one year imprisonment.

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