One Demba Camara was on 29thDecember 2008
arraigned at the Brikama Magistrates' Court before Magistrate Pa Harry Jammeh
for stealing five hens.
According to the facts of the case as narrated by the
prosecuting officer 1269 Colley, it happened on 22ndDecember 2008
He revealed that while the complainant was inside his house he heard a noise
outside and as he looked through the window he saw the convict putting the
fowls inside a card box. He added that the complainant followed him, and the
Accused was later apprehended and taken to the Alkalo's Compound. He narrated
further that the convict was later taken to Yundum police Station where he was
cautioned and charged with the offence committed.
On his own plea of guilty to the charge he was convicted and
sentenced to three months imprisonment with hard labour.