One Hassan Seun, 18, was on Friday arraigned before a Tinubu Magistrates Court sitting in Lagos for allegedly stealing beer and pepper soup belonging to Lancaster Hotel, located in Thomas Estate, Ajah Lagos.
The defendant was said to have also stolen two bottles of Red Label whiskey. The stolen items were valued N20, 500.
Police prosecutor, identified only as Sargent Hafsat, told the court that the accused committed the offence on October 29, 2018. She also said that the offence contravened and is punishable under Sections 411 and 287 of the Criminal Laws of Lagos State.
The accused pleaded ‘guilty’ to the two counts charge of theft preferred against him.
Presiding magistrate, T.A. Elias however adjourned the matter till November 27 for facts and sentence.