A file photograph of 4 of the suspects paraded on the FCT Police Command in Abuja on December 31, 2019. PHOTOS: Channels TV/ Sodiq Adelakun.
The police have arraigned 5 suspects arrested in reference to the failed theft assault on a industrial financial institution in Abuja.
The suspects have been arraigned on Friday on the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Excessive Court docket, seven weeks after they have been stated to have dedicated the crime.
They have been charged with 5 counts bordering on conspiracy to commit armed theft, theft and illicit possession of firearms.
When the costs have been learn to them, all of the suspects pleaded not responsible.
Upon taking their plea, the lead prosecution counsel, James Idachaba, made an oral software for the courtroom to provide each events every week for the graduation of the trial.
He knowledgeable the courtroom that the police have been able to current seven witnesses to testify within the case.
On his half, David Ochimana, who’s the counsel to the primary defendant and the alleged mastermind of the theft, Larry Ehizo, aligned himself with the applying of the prosecution counsel.
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