Two men identified as Abdulrazak Sani, 22 and Abubakar Hassan, 22 were on Wednesday accused in a Karu Grade 1 Area Court for allegedly severing the legs of one Vera Atule,F.
The Prosecutor, Vincent Osuji, told the court that the plaintiff of Angwan Tiv, Karu, Abuja, reported the case at the Karu Police Station, Abuja.
Osuji stated that the plaintiff alleged that while she sat in front of her house, the suspects conspired, entered her house with cutlasses and sticks.
“The defendants cut Atule’s legs with the cutlass, inflicting injury on her two legs before she was rushed to the hospital where she incurred a medical bill of N6,500.
“The complainant further stated that the defendants also stole her mobile phone, valued at N11,500,” Osuji said.
The Presiding Judge, Sani Mohammed, granted each of the defendant’s bail in the sum of N50, 000 with one surety in like sum.
The offences breached Sections 80, 269, 250 and 287 of the Penal Code.
The case has been adjourned until November 30, for further hearing.