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01 December 2016Warning - this news article expired on 2017-01-01. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

18 Year Old Female Arrested and Charged in MVC Fatality


On October 23, 2016, at approximately midnight, members of the Belleville Police Service responded to Walmsley Place in regards to a male lying in the street.  The male identified as 24 year old Aaron Rushlow, was located and transported to Kingston General where he later succumbed to his injuries.

As a result of an investigation by members of the Traffic Management Unit and Criminal Investigations Division, on December 1, 2016, an 18 year old female has been arrested and charged.


Shelby ZIELSKI-THIBAULT, 18 years of age, of Belleville, Ontario has been charged with:

                    -Criminal Negligence Causing Death  Sec. 220(b)

                    -Dangerous Drive Causing Death    Sec. 249(3)

                    -Fail to Stop at Scene of Accident Involving Death   Sec. 252(1.3)

                    -Fail to Comply with Probation              Sec. 137  YCJA


The female has been held in custody pending a bail hearing this date.