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Woman convicted for theft

Jul 1, 2011, 12:12 PM | Article By: Isatou Senghore

A woman was recently convicted and sentenced to a fine of D1,500 in default to serve three months in prison by the Kanifing Magistrates’ Court presided over by Magistrate Jallow.

Mariama Kujabi, found guilt of stealing, was also ordered to compensate the complainant with D24,000.

The court also ordered the recovered money to be returned to the owner.

According to the charge sheet, on 5 May 2011, at Pipeline, in the Kanifing Municipality, the convict, Mariama Kujabi, stole from the house of one Lassana Kone $1,000.