Thieves to be sen­tenced

Stolen times in­cluded mo­tor­cy­cle, var­i­ous elec­tronic de­vices

Cape Breton Post - - HOT ONLINE -

An Eska­soni man and a man from Hal­i­fax have en­tered pleas on charges stem­ming from a se­ries of break and en­ters ear­lier this year in Pipers Cove.

Guy Pa­trick Mar­shall, 25, of Hal­i­fax, pleaded guilty to three counts of break, en­ter and theft and ut­ter­ing a threat. Three other charges were with­drawn.

He is now sched­uled to be sen­tenced Oct. 28.

Vir­ick Robert Bernard, 23, of Eska­soni, pleaded guilty to three counts of break, en­ter and theft, three counts of breach­ing court or­ders, two counts of as­sault, and sin­gle counts of pos­ses­sion of stolen goods and mis­chief.

He is now sched­uled to be sen­tenced Aug. 4.

A third ac­cused, Chad Wil­liam Stevens, 25, of Eska­soni, is charged with three counts of breach­ing court or­ders, two counts of break, en­ter and theft, and sin­gle counts of rob­bery, pos­ses­sion of stolen goods and as­sault­ing a po­lice of­fi­cer.

He is now sched­uled to en­ter pleas to the charges Aug. 4.

A to­tal of six peo­ple were charged in re­la­tion to the crimes that oc­curred in Pipers Cove and Castle Bay. All the stolen items re­ceived by po­lice have been re­turned to the own­ers.

The other ac­cused are con­tin­u­ing to make their way through the court sys­tem.

The stolen times in­cluded a mo­tor­cy­cle and var­i­ous elec­tronic de­vices. There was also some dam­age to win­dows and doors in or­der to gain en­try.

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