Malam Bashir Tanimu, a prosecution witness, has disclosed that he lost his left arm while serving court summons to the family of one Ardo Bashiru.
The police charged Bashiru who resides in Hayin Madara, Giwa local government, Kaduna State with Criminal Trespass, theft and mischief contrary to the provisions of sections 59, 332 and 271 of the Penal Code.
Testifying, Tanimu told a Chief Magistrate Court 1, Chediya GRA, Zaria that the incident happened about eight months ago.
He said there was a misunderstanding between his family and the Bashiru family.
Tanimu alleged that the Bashiru family burnt his house over a misunderstanding.
“I filed a case against the defendant at the Chief Magistrate Court Fada, Zaria city and the court asked me to serve as a pointer to the court bailiff who would serve the summons to him.
“While at the defendant’s house to serve the summons, members of his family attacked us and cut off my left arm.
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