The Chief Magistrates’ Court docket in Ota, Ogun State, has convicted Ihetuge Ifeanyi, 22.
He was sentenced to 4 years in jail for stealing three cell phones valued at N950,000.
Chief Justice of the Peace, O. L. Oke, gave the judgement on Monday.
NAN stories that Oke, nevertheless, gave the convict an choice of N150,000 fantastic.
Ifeanyi had pleaded responsible to a three-count cost of stealing, housebreaking and conspiracy.
The prosecutor, Insp. E. O. Adaraloye, stated Ifeanyi and others at massive, dedicated the offences at about 3.30 a.m at No. 6, Femi Oni Road, Arinko street, Otta.
They broke into the home of the complainant, Olayinka Odunniyi, and stole an iPhone and two different telephones.
The offences contravened sections 390(9) 413(1) and 509 of the Prison Code Legal guidelines of Ogun, 2006.