The passion fruits worth Sh60 that Mr. Augustine Mwenda is alleged to have stolen

A man accused of stealing passion fruits has been freed by a Meru Court on a Sh 100 bail.

Mr. Augustine Mwenda was charged with stealing 15 passion fruits worth Sh 60.

He denied the charge before Meru Principal Magistrate Monica Maroro saying he was given the fruits by Ms. Evangeline Kamiri on Saturday at Magundu village.

“She(Ms. Kamiri) told me to collect the passion fruits that had fallen down from the tree,” Mr. Mwenda said.

The case will be heard on October 17.