Fake Lawyer Sentenced To 22 Years Imprisonment By Magistrate Court In Ughelli Delta State
A fake Attorney, Anthony Obayendo has been detained by a Magistrate Court sitting in Ughelli Delta State on Tuesday
The bogus attorney who was arrested on 4th of January had been arraigned on eight-count charges bordering on alleged impersonation and obtaining by false pretense.
He admitted being guilty on count 7 after the charges were read to him by the Court.
Accordingly, the Investigating Police Officer, one Barr. Nelson of the authorized Section, Zone 5 Benin-City gave proof of facts against the accused.
The Court in her judgment found the fake lawyer guilty of count 1 and sentenced him to three years imprisonment without an option of fine.
The court found the accused guilty of count two and sentenced him to four years imprisonment.
The Court also found him guilty on Counts 3,4,5,6 and seven and sentenced him to 3 years imprisonment without an option of fine.
The Court explained the sentences are to run simultaneously.