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02 September 2015 - Sexual Assault InvestigationWarning - this news article expired on 2015-10-02. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

UPDATE:  Sexual Assault Investigation

Belleville – Investigators with the Belleville Police Service Criminal Investigations Branch are seeking to identify and speak with a male described as being black, 5’9 to 6’, Jamaican accent, medium build.  This male is believed to have information about the sexual assault which took place on August 19th 2015.  Anyone with information about this male is asked to contact:

Det.-Sgt. Brad LENTINI – 613-966-0882 ext. 2224 – blentini@police.belleville.on.ca

Det.-Const. Jill MCAULEY – 613-966-0882 ext. 2312 – jmcauley@police.belleville.on.ca

Or information can be given to police anonymously through Quinte Crime Stoppers at 613-969-8477 or 1-800-222-TIPS.

                                    

 

 

 

BELLEVILLE – Investigators with the Belleville Police Criminal Investigations Division are seeking the public’s information after a 38-year-old temporary Canadian worker wanted for sexual assault who is believed to have fled to Jamaica.

During the afternoon hours of August 19, 2015 a 40-year-old woman attended the Belleville Police Service reporting a sexual assault involving two males at a location in the city.

As a result of the investigation that ensued, one of the suspects was identified as Leonard “Marcus” Augusta GIBBS. On Thursday August 27, 2015 police issued an arrest warrant on one count of sex assault for GIBBS.

It is believed at this point GIBBS has fled to Jamaica. Investigators are working with international authorities and the Canadian Border Services to track him down.

Please see image of GIBBS below

At this point, police are appealing to the public for information regarding the whereabouts of GIBBS and for any information regarding the incident and/or identity of the second male.

The second male is described as being black, 5’9 to 5’10, Jamaican accent, thin build.

Anyone with information is asked to contact:

Det.-Sgt. Brad LENTINI – 613-966-0882 ext. 2224 – blentini@police.belleville.on.ca

Det.-Const. Jill MCAULEY – 613-966-0882 ext. 2312 – jmcauley@police.belleville.on.ca

Or information can be given to police anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 613-969-8477 or 1-800-222-TIPS.

Leonard “Marcus” Augusta GIBBS