5-year imprisonment with hard labor for stealing items valued at K4, 280

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The Kasama Magistrate Court has sentenced a 19-year-old man to 5-years imprisonment with hard labor for theft.

Facts before the court were that on 20th April 2014, around 11:00 hours; John Siame of Kasama’s Chiba Village who was charged for breaking into the house belonging to Ms Tracy Mumba and steals from therein six cell phones, talk time and K200 cash all valued at K4, 280.

Magistrate Kelvin Soma convicted and sentenced Siame upon his own admission of the charge.

Magistrate Soma said he had imposed a stiff punishment on Siame so as to deter would be offenders.


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