Trader arraigned for allegedly biting, swallowing woman’s n*pple
A 25-year-old trader appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court sitting in Lagos on Friday for allegedly biting off a woman’s nipple.
Tasuru Abdullahi was charged with sexual assault and causing grievous harm to one Ms Nkechi Anosike.
The Police Prosecutor, Inspector Kenrich Nomayo, alleged that the defendant bit off Ms Anosike’s nipple and swallowed it.
The defendant, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge, stating that the allegations were not true.
The prosecuting officer told the court that the accused committed the offence on August 22, 2021 at 2pm on Murhi Street in Oregun, Lagos State.
He also alleged that the defendant sexually assaulted the complainant (Nkechi Anosike) before the incident occurred.
According to the inspector, the alleged offence contravened the provisions of sections 245 and 263 of the Criminal Laws of Lagos State, 2015.
Magistrate Elizabeth Adeola admitted the defendant to bail in the sum of N300,000 with two sureties in like sum.
She ordered that the sureties must be gainfully employed and have evidence of two years’ tax payment to the Lagos State Government.
The case was adjourned until September 15 for further mention.