Osun: Court Remands Suspected Killers of Corps Member

 

A Magistrate Court sitting in Osun State, has remanded three accused persons for allegedly killing a serving corps member in Osogbo, the State capital.

The suspected Killers are Jelili Kareem (29), Oludayo Oludele (34), Awodeji Muyiwa (36), Anifowose Buliaminu (25).

The prosecutor, ASP Idoko John, told the court that the three defendants committed the offence on the 28th of January, 2020 at about 10:15 pm at Omo West area Osogbo by robbing, killing one Mr Adebayo Mukaila and collecting recharge cards worth N300.000.00 and steal the sum of N2,500 from him.

He stated that Kareem, Oludele and Muyiwa allegedly shot and killed Adebayo Mukaila after dispossessing him of his recharge cards valued N300,000 and carted away a sum of N2,500 belonging to deceased.

The fourth accused person, Buliaminu did unlawfully received the stolen recharge cards worth N300,000, the charge sheet stated.

The pleas of the first, second and third accused persons were not taken just as the fourth defendant pleaded not guilty to a count charge of unlawfully receiving stolen materials leveled against him.

The defense counsel K.A Adepoju prayed the court for the bail of the forth defendant, saying his offence is bailable one.

In her ruling, Magistrate Modupe Awodele ordered the remand of first, second and third defendants in police custody and grant the forth defendant bail of N200,000 with two sureties in like sum, one of the sureties must be civil servant.

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