Police authorities in Taraba confirmed the attacks, also declaring one soldier missing.
The defendant killed the siblings – two minors and an adult – on January 13, at 5.00 p.m., at the Oke-Orogun area of Saki, Oyo.
The defendant who pleaded not guilty is accused of destroying the fruits after he refused to transport them to Lagos.
The judge handed down the light sentence after the convict pleaded guilty to
the charge and begged the court for leniency.