By Dorcas Elusogbon
Officers in Osun State Command on Thursday arraigned a 23-year-old man, Lawal Segun, earlier than Ile-Ife Magistrates’ Court for allegedly beating a police inspector on responsibility.
The Prosecutor, Insp. Sunday Osanyintuyi advised the courtroom that the defendant dedicated the offence on Aug. 31 round 3:15 p.m. at Parakin Junction, Mayfair in Ile-Ife.
Osanyintuyi mentioned that the defendant assaulted Insp. Akinpelu Olaoluwa, whereas he was performing his responsibility, hitting the police officer with a fist, blows within the chest.
He added that the defendant additionally resisted arrest when he was invited to the police station by policemen, Insp. Morakinyo Joel and PC Dada Abiodun.
According to him, the defendant unlawfully broken the wristwatch of 1 Sunday Michael, valued N10, 000 and inflicted harm on him.
The prosecutor mentioned that the offences contravened Sections 145, 355, 356 and 451 of the Criminal Code, Laws of Osun State, 2002.
The defendant, nevertheless, pleaded not responsible to the four-count cost of assault, damaging and resistance introduced in opposition to him.
The Defense Counsel, Mr J.O. Amole, pleaded for the bail of the defendant on liberal phrases, promising that his shopper wouldn’t bounce bail.
Magistrate A.A. Ayeni adjourned the case till Oct. 15 for listening to.