Man arraigned for allegedly stealing over D8M

Friday, March 04, 2016
One Bakary Jack Sanneh was yesterday arraigned before Magistrate Abeke of the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court charged with stealing by agent.

He denied any wrongdoing.

The charge sheet read that between 2006 and 2010, at Manjai and diverse places within the Kanifing Municipality, the accused, Bakary Jack Sanneh, being an attorney to one Fernando G. Kroonder, fraudulently converted D8,437,000, being the proceeds of the following items: Renault PRE 385 truck registration number BJL 9585F valued at D950,000, Renault PRE 340 truck registration number BJL 8785F valued at D850, 000, Renault PRE 385 truck registration number BJL 8514F valued at D950,000, folder tipper truck valued at D950,000, Trailer pacton unregistered valued at D460, 000, trailer kroon unregistered valued at D350,000, trailer kromhout unregistered valued at D400,000, trailer OU 3362 unregistered valued at D400,000, 1575E cheverolle value unknown, 2.8 HDI Citroen valued at D350,000, Mitsubishi car registration number BJL 5604E valued at D230,000, Opel Astra car registration number BJL 4572 valued at D280, 000, Renault mecan registration number BJL3606F valued at D260,000, Cheroki jeep registration number BJL 5457E valued at D250,000, citron jumper registration number BJL 7955G valued at D350,000, welding machine valued at D30,000, two cutting machines valued at D22,000, two drilling machines valued at D16,000, compressor valued at D40,000, big tool box valued at D75,000, small tool box valued at D22,000, generator 35 KVA valued at D120,000, generator 8 KVA valued at D35,000, two ramps valued at D28,000, four air lines valued at D40,000, three light cables for trucks valued at D45,000, two extended cables valued at D6,000, spare parts in stock valued at D200,000, six wheels for trailers valued at D90,000, four spare wheels for truck valued at D50,000, four sets of chains for 20 tonnes valued at D60,000, track stand valued at D25,000, starter cables valued at D15,000, battery loader and starter valued at D40,000, two wheel pullers valued at D20,000, computer valued at D42,000, and printer valued at D36,000.

The total value of stolen items is D8,437,000, the property of one Fernando G. Kroonder.

The case was adjourned until 15 March 2016, for hearing.

Author: Isatou Senghore-Njie