Nova Scotia

2 held after Sydney college robbed

Police say two men in their 20s will appear in court Tuesday to face several charges after a break-in at a college in Sydney, N.S.

Police say two men in their 20s will appear in court Tuesday to face several charges after a break-in at a college in Sydney, N.S.

Police responded to a report of two men trying to break into the Cape Breton Business College on Jamieson Street around 9 p.m.Monday.

Officers ended up chasing and arresting two suspects who tried to flee the scene on foot.

Police say a search found several laptop computers that had been taken from various areas of the building and had been packed for removal.

The men also face several charges in relation to a pair of earlier hit-and-run vehicle accidents.

Police say a car involved in a crash with another vehicle on Prince Street fled from the scene and was later found smashed into a power pole on Henry Street.

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