Sentencing set on theft charges
SYDNEY — A Sydney Mines man is to be sentenced Tuesday after pleading guilty to several theft offences. John Charles Ford, 41, of Church Street pleaded guilty to four counts of theft and two counts of breaching court orders. Two other offences were dismissed. The offences occurred between February and June 2016 in Sydney River, North Sydney and Membertou. Three of the thefts involved retail outlets while one count involved personal property. Ford continues to be on remand.