A Suya seller identified as Muhammad Hassan, has been arraigned before an Ondo Magistrate Court for stabbing one of his supposed customers, Emeka Nwoku, with a ‘suya’ knife.
30 year old Hassan was arraigned on a one-count charge of causing bodily harms on July 29, 2018.
Police Prosecutor, Inspector Patrick Agbonifo, told the court that the offence contravenes Section 335 of the Criminal Code, Cap 48 Vol. II Laws of the defunct Bendel State now applicable in Edo State.
Hassan however pleaded not guilty to the charge.
Presiding Magaistrate, Mrs. I.A Osayande granted Hassan bail to the sum of N190,000 and a surety in like sum.
The case was adjourned to August 16 for hearing.