TRIPLE TWO, 29, GOES TO PRISON FOR ARM ROBBERY
BUCHANAN: March 2, 2023 -A Notorious Criminal in Grand Bassa County known as Seth Koosono has been sentenced for ten years for arm robbery.
Seth Koosono popularly called Triple two was sentenced on Wednesday at the Second Judicial Circuit Court in Upper Buchanan in accordance with section 15.54 and 15.32 of the New Penal Law of Liberia.
The defendant was brought before the court on February 15 and pleaded guilty of the crime of armed robbery.
The 7th grade dropped out man admitted of armed robbing one Musa Jallah and others by taking away many Itel phones and cash between July 31 to August 2, 2022 in Taye Town and Buchanan City respectively.
But, Judge Barkon said plea was set aside since the offense was a capital offense, consistent with Chapter 16, Section 16.4 of the Criminal Procedure Law of Liberia.
Rendering his final Judgment, the resident Judge, Cllr. Joe S. Barkon said Triple two will serve his sentence at the prison compound in Upper Buchanan
According to his sentence, during the last six months of his ten years, he shall be released to the Division of Probation Services for Probation and rehabilitation purposes.
The 29 years old Triple Two was tried by jurors and found guilty.
The presiding judge, Joe S. Barkon affirmed the verdict of the trial jurors.
By: Zahn Dehdyugar
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