Supreme Court trial date issued
SYDNEY — A Sydney Mines man facing charges that include armed robbery was given a date Wednesday for his Supreme Court trial. Cecil Francis Williams, 24, of Park Street, is charged with armed robbery, uttering a threat, evading police and dangerous driving. He is charged in connection with an Oct. 29, 2014, holdup of a gas station in North Sydney in which the culprit robbed the attendant of $60. A judge and jury trial in the case is now scheduled for April 25-29, 2016.