Officers were called to a Millennium Drive store regarding a suspected shoplifter, who had fled security officers after being apprehended stealing merchandise. The suspect was spotted on North Front St and was apprehended on Bell Blvd. He was arrested and later released on a Promise to Appear. The 24yr old Belleville man was charged with Theft, Weapons Dangerous, Uttering threats and Escape lawful custody.
A report of a single vehicle motor vehicle collision on Bridge Street West resulted in a 27yr old tourist from Russia being charged with having excess of 80mgms. He will appear in court later this week to answer to the charge.
bar fight ? assault
On March 16, 2009, at approximately 230 a.m., officers responded to a report of a fight in the parking lot of a North Front Street bar. One man was taken to Quinte Health Care for examination of injuries suffered in the fight, while three others were arrested and taken to the police station. Following an investigation, a 26yr old Petawawa man was charged with one count of assault, while a 24yr old Petawawa man was charged with Public Intoxication. The third man was released unconditionally. The injuries were not serious.