Norris Whitney Bridge Closing
Belleville, Ontario – The Belleville Police Service would like to remind the community that the Norris Whitney Bridge will be closed to all traffic between 7pm on the 13th of November 2018 and 7am on the 14th of November 2018.
Traffic Stop Leads to Weapons Charges
Belleville, Ontario – On the 12th of November 2018, at approximately 0230hrs, police stopped a vehicle in Belleville’s east end after receiving an anonymous complaint of the driver possibly carrying a weapon. During the traffic stop, a hunting rifle was located in the rear of the vehicle. Police quickly ascertained that the two occupants weren’t legally authorized to possess the firearm. A 39 year old female was arrested and charged for unauthorized possession of a firearm and possession of a firearm while on a prohibition order x2. The 41 year old male was arrested and charged for unauthorized possession of a firearm and refusing to provide a breath sample. Both parties were held for a show cause hearing.