Lawyer accused of KES 9.6M theft
05 April 2016, 17:59
Mombasa - A Mombasa lawyer, who appeared before a Kwale Court charged with the theft of Shs. 9.6 million, has been put on his defense.
Kwale Senior Principal Magistrate, Cosmas Maundu ruled that the lawyer, who is charged with stealing Shs. 9.6million by an agent be put on his defense since has a case to answer.
Maundu, said evidence submitted against lawyer Omondi Paul Alando indicates that he should be put on his defense over the theft of the cash.
The accused said that he was ready to defend himself and will call defense witnesses who will give evidence that will prove he did not steal any money from anybody.
The lawyer is accused that on diverse dates between March 13, 2014 and April 3, 2014 in Mombasa, being an agent of Thomas Gronlykke, he stole the cash which he had received from him for or on account of Mwanajuma Buwa Ali.
The defendant’s hearing was fixed on May 9, this year.
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