An Osogbo Magistrate Court has sentenced Saheed Isola, 40, and an ex-convict to 12 months imprisonment for stealing block mould.
According to ASP Abiodun Fagboyinbo, the Police prosecutor, the convicted committed the act on October 14, 2020, around 5:00 am in the Lameco area of Osogbo.
The prosecutor told the court that Isola unlawfully stole a 9 inches block mould sold for N40,000 and 6 inches block mould sold for N30,000 from the shop of one Moshood Ishola.
He said under Section 413 of the Criminal Code Cap 34 Vol ll Law of Osun State 2020; the offence was contrary to the section and punishable.
The convict who couldn’t get legal representation pleaded guilty to the charges filed against him.
It was gathered that in 2009, Isola was convicted for stealing and was sentenced to community service. The convict confirmed that he’s an ex-convict.
After listening to the facts, the presiding Magistrate, Opeyemi Badmus, convicted and sentenced Isola to 12 months imprisonment without an option of fine.