Three persons were today remanded in Ilesa prison custody by an Osogbo Chief Magistrate’s Court over alleged armed robbery.
The accused persons include: Bayo Ajisafe aged27, Wale Makinde aged 29, and Olatoke Taiwo aged 32 are facing a seven -count charge bothering on conspiracy, theft, illicit possession, armed robbery and attempt to kill.
The Prosecutor, Inspector Joshua Oladoye told the court that the defendants committed the offence on January 15 at about 2:30am at Oke-Ola, Olarewaju street, Osogbo.
Oladoye said the defendants and others now at large conspired together and robbed one Hassan Clinton, Kehinde Hazzan, Olawale Christiana, and Anjola Malik of their valuables and some cash sum of money.
He said they carted away one infinix mobile phone, one IPad , one Samsong J7 mobile phone, one sicco mobile phone with other items and all valued #467,500,00 naira.
He further explained that they also took away a cash sum of N 10 ,000 and threatened to kill one Anjola Malik.
He added that the accused persons were in possession of guns and assorted charms during the raid.
Inspector Oladoye said the offences committed contravened Sections 6(b), 1(2)(a)(b) , 3(1) punishable under section 1(1) of the Robbery and Firearms (Special Provisions) Act Cap R11 Vol. 14 ,laws of the Federation of Nigeria and section 320(1) of the Criminal Code Cap 34 Volume II laws of Osun, 2002.
The defendants had no legal representation and their plea were not taken due to the magnitude of the offence committed.
The Presiding Magistrate, Mrs Olubukola Awodele ordered the trio to be kept in Ilesa prison custody and adjourned till 27th of April for mention