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For Public disturbance three jailed.

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Karmo Grade 1 Area Court in Abuja on Thursday sentenced a man, his wife
and their landlady to one month imprisonment for disturbance of public
peace.
The convicts,
Emmanuel Idoko, 42, Fidelia Idoko, 30, and Elizabeth John, 50, all of
Paipe Village in Karmo, admitted committing the offence.
They were sentence on a count charge of disturbance of public peace.
The
Area Court Judge, Mr Abubakar Sadiq, however, gave the convicts an
option of N5, 000 fine each and warned them to desist from committing
crimes.
The
Prosecuting Counsel, Mr Dalhatu Zannah, had told court that John
reported the matter at the Karmo Police Station on March 19.
Zannah informed court that the convicts engaged in a fight which led to disturbance of public peace.
He
said that police investigation revealed that John intentionally
attacked Emmanuel, her tenant with stone while he was having his bath in
the bathroom for no cause.
Zannah
said the stone broke Emmanuel’s head and in the process, Fidelia his
wife joined her husband and fought John their landlady.
He told court that the trio engaged in a serious fight using dangerous weapons.
The prosecutor informed court that the offence contravened the provisions of Section 113 of the Penal Code Law.
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