The Prosecutor, Sgt. Chudu Gbesi told the court that the accused committed the offense on June 10 at about 1a.m. at No. 32 Ajala Close, Temidire, Ota, adding that the accused stole the motorcycle belonging to one Taiwo Ige, but was caught by a security guard and handed over to the police.
According to him, the action contravened Section 390(4) of the Criminal Code Vol. 1, Laws of Ogun.
Ogbodu however, pleaded guilty to a one-count of stealing and was sentenced to prison by the Senior Magistrate, Mr. S. O. Banwo, who gave the ruling with no option of fine.