One Ilias Mudashiru has been jailed for touching a woman’s breast.
The 29-year-old was arraigned before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday for touching one Judith Nwachima’s reast and stabbing two of her relatives who had come to her defence.
The incident happened on April 21 at Bombata Market, Oroyinyin Street in the Adeniji Adele area of Lagos Island, Lagos State.
Nwachima was said to have been on her way to a clinic before she was assaulted.
He was arraigned on three counts of conspiracy, indecent assault and assault occasioning harm, to which he pleaded guilty.
According to the police, the offences contravene sections 173, 263 (1) and 411 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015.
The Magistrate, F. O. Sasanya, convicted Mudashiru after listening to the facts of the case from the prosecutor, Sergeant Godspower Ehizoba.
“The defendant is hereby sentenced to three months in prison on count one (conspiracy), three months on count two (indecent assault) and six months in prison on count three (assault occasioning harm),” Sasanya said.