A West Seneca man pleaded guilty Wednesday in State Supreme Court in connection with numerous vehicle break-ins and thefts near two city hospitals earlier this year, Erie County District Attorney Frank J. Clark reported.
John Dearing, 27, admitted that he broke into and stole items from cars parked near Women and Children's Hospital and Millard Fillmore Hospital over the past year. He was arrested May 21.
He pleaded guilty to a felony count of criminal mischief and faces 1-3 years in prison when he's sentenced Sept. 27. He remains jailed in lieu of $10,000 bail.