Kehinde Shittu a 21-year-old man, has been arrested by a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan for stabbing his friend, Juwon Onolaja with a broken bottle on the eyeball because of N70 loaf of bread.
The accused stabbed his friend, following a little disagreement they had over a loaf of bread, Sergent Ayodele Ayeni, the Prosecutor, told the court.
He said,” the two friends were having an argument.
“Before the complainant knew it, the accused had broken a bottle and used it to stab his left eye.
“The accused also inflicted deep injuries on the complainant’s back and ear.’’
The accused who is facing a charge of assault, however, pleaded not guilty of the offence.
According to the prosecutor, the offence contravened Sections 249 (D) and 335 Criminal Law of Oyo State, 2000.
Mrs Imoleayo Akinrodoye,the Court President, in her judgement, granted the accused a bail of N100, 000 with two reliable sureties with same amount.
The case was however adjourned to the 28th of September, 2018.
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