Man Arraigned for Stealing 26 Head of Cattle

Man Arraigned for Stealing 26 Head of Cattle




One Mamadou Keita, a Gambian was on Tuesday arraigned before Magistrate Leon of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court on a single count of stealing contrary to the laws of the Gambia.

The particulars of the offence alleged that the accused on or about the 7th September 2016 at Bokoteh and diverse places in the Kanifing Municipality, stole 26 head of cattle (4 bulls, 16 cows, 6 calves) all valued at Four Hundred and Sixty Thousand Dalasi (D460,000.00) belonging to Ismaila Conateh.

The accused has denied the allegation and was granted bail in the sum of D100, 000 with one Gambian surety who must deposit his or her national ID to the court and must swear to an affidavit of means.

The case was adjourned to Monday 27th September for hearing.

by Meita Touray