Plea date set on sex offences
SYDNEY — A 53-year-old Manitoba man is scheduled back in provincial court in August to enter pleas on sex offences. Gilbert Melvin Boyer of Brandon is charged with two counts of sexual interference involving a person under the age of 16 and single counts of sexual assault and invitation to sexual touching. The offences are alleged to have occurred between January 2006 and December 2008 in Glace Bay. Boyer continues to be on remand at the Cape Breton Correctional Centre and is now scheduled to enter pleas Aug. 20.