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16 August 2013Warning - this news article expired on 2013-09-16. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Theft of a generator

Belleville, Ontario On August 15th, 2013, at 12:20 p.m. a generator was reported stolen overnight from the village of Cannifton. It is described as a Homelight LR5500 generator with a value of $960.00

Domestic Disturbance

Belleville, Ontario On August 16th, 2013, at 12:04 a.m. police attended at a Front Street apartment in relation to a disturbance. A man and woman had been arguing and the man started to throw items around the apartment. A 52 year old Belleville man was arrested for breach of the peace and lodged in the cells. There was no complaint of an assault.

Fraud(s)

Belleville, Ontario On August 15th, at 9:45 p.m. a Belleville resident advised that he received a phone call from Quebec advising that his nephew needed $1800.00 cash in order to post bail in court in Quebec. The funds were wired to Quebec. This is a reoccurring fraud where people claim that a family member needs money for bail.

Another resident received an e-mail on the internet asking for her credit number so that a file could be updated. Police are reminding people not to provide credit card information nor banking information on-line or over the phone.