City man faces theft charges

Jack Wesley Britton, 47, of 2201 Newberry St., has been charged with theft by deception and bad checks for allegedly cashing a $6,000 bad check at the Jersey Shore State Bank branch office at 300 Market St. last April 12, city police said.

Following his arraignment before District Allen P. Page III, Britton was was released on $12,000 bail.