The Ondo State Chief Magistrate Court has ordered for the remand of a student, Adebanji Fisayo, for allegedly involving in the act of robbery and attempted rape.

Fisayo, who is said to be a student of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, Ondo State, was alleged to have robbed a fellow student, identified as Salaja Florence, at gun point.

He was also alleged to have attempted to rape the victim at gun point.

The defendant was said to have committed the offence last week, as he allegedly robbed the victim of the sum of 30,000 Naira and other personal belongings at L88 Hotel in Owo Local Government Area of the state.

He was arrested by the men of the state police command and later charged to court.

The defendant was arraigned before the court on a four count-charge bothering on robbery and attempted rape.

The defendant however pleaded not guilty to the charges.

In her ruling , the Chief Magistrate, Mrs. Olubunmi Dosumu ordered the defendant to be remanded at the the National Correctional Centre, Owo and adjourned the case till Monday, October, 10, 2022 to enable the defendant get a lawyer.

Credit: Punch.

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