The District Magistrate court at Enchi has fined two friends GH¢600.00 each for stealing a motorbike valued at GH¢4,200.00.
Ebenezer Kwaw, a Junior High School student,18, and Seth Owusu, illegal miner,19, in default would each serve nine months imprisonment in hard labor.
The two were also ordered to sign a bond to be of good behavior for 12 months and each would serve nine months imprisonment in hard labor in default. They pleaded guilty to abetment of crime and stealing.
Prosecuting, Detective Inspector Joseph Kwadwo Agyare told the court that the complainant, Issaka Mohammed, is a miner and resident of Abokyia, while the convicts; resident of Papoeso and Emre Dani cottage all in the Aowin Municipality.