Wednesday, May 23, 2012
The Principal Magistrate Foster of the Bundung Magistrates’ Court Monday, 20th May, 2012, convicted and sentenced Lamin Darboe and Baboucarr Mboge for the offence of stealing contrary to the Laws of The Gambia.
The particulars of offence revealed that sometime in March at Kotu in the Kanifing Municipality, the two accused persons jointly jumped over the fence and entered the house of one Njoba Bahum and stole an electrical stabilizer valued at D1, 500, thereby committed an offence.
When the charge was read to the two accused persons, they both pleaded guilty. The prosecution led by Sgt. Jatta read the facts of the case. The two accused were sentenced to pay a fine of D4, 000 each in default to serve two-month imprisonment.
Author: Fatou S. Gai