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Man, 55, charged with willful damage of windscreen in Badagry

A father of four, Bola Agbaje, has charged before a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State for allegedly damaging the windscreen of a car.
The accused, 55, whose address is unknown, is facing a charge of wilful damage to property.
The prosecutor, Inspector Innocent Uko told the court that the accused committed the offence on April 19 at 8.00 p.m. at No.11, Ilobi St., Imeke, Badagry.
Uko said the accused damaged the windscreen of a Nissan car with registration no. APP 118 AX belonging to Mr Bode Olaitan valued at N15, 000.
“The accused was just walking on the street when he saw the car parked on the road and for no reason; he took a stone and damaged the windscreen. He was immediately apprehended by passersby.’’
He noted that the offence contravened Section 348 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2011.
The accused pleaded not guilty.
Counsel to the accused, Mr. Babatunde Ahmed, urged the court to grant him bail, saying the offence is bailable.
In his ruling, the Magistrate, Mr Abiodun Etti, granted him bail in the sum of N100, 000 with a surety.
He said the surety should provide evidence to tax payment to the Lagos State Government as part of the bail conditions.
Further hearing in the case was adjourned till May 26.

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