An unemployed man identified as Ilias Mudashiru, has been jailed for 6 months for touching a girl’s boobs and also stabbing her relatives in Lagos.
The suspect who assaulted one Judith Nwachima by touching her boobs while on her way to a clinic and also also stabbed her relatives who came to her rescue, committed the offences on April 21 around 8.20am at Bombata Market, Oroyinyin Street, in the Adeniji Adele area of Lagos Island, Lagos State.
The suspect who was arraigned on three counts of conspiracy, indecent assault and assault occasioning harm, pleaded guilty to the offences which contravene sections 173, 263 (1) and 411 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015. Magistrate, F. O. Sasanya who handed down the sentence after listening to facts of the case from the prosecutor, Sergeant Godspower Ehizoba, said;
“The defendant is hereby sentenced to three months in prison on count one (conspiracy), three months on count two (indecent assault) and six months in prison on count three (assault occasioning harm).”