Home > CRIME > Complainant Arrested For Snapping Picture in Ife Court

Complainant Arrested For Snapping Picture in Ife Court

By Sodiq Lawal

A complainant, Mr Oluwaseyi Olatunbosun  was on Friday Arrested  by  the police for snapping picture of  an accused and  Prisons Warder  inside Magistrate Court II Sitting in Ile- Ife.

The counsel of the accused Mr Ola Ibrahim drew the attention of the court to the conduct of the complainant who was snapping picture.

When the complainant was confronted with the allegation of the accused counsel,   the complainant said he was trying to check a message on his phone and mistakenly snap picture itself.

The warder whose picture was snapped alongside the accused after inspecting the phone told the court that the complainant did not mistakenly snapped the picture saying the posture in the picture was deliberate and planned.

Presiding Magistrate, Olamilekan Ijiyode ordered that the phone be seized and the complainant should be arrested and arraign in court on Monday for contempt.