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18 May 2011- Sex Assault ArrestWarning - this news article expired on 2011-06-18. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Sexual Assault Arrest

Belleville, Ontario ? On 1 May, 2011 at approximately 2:50 a.m. police attended in the area of Prince of Wales Drive and College Street East, in response to a report of a sexual assault.

It is was reported that while the victim was walking east bound on College Street East, alone, she was attacked from behind, forced to the ground and sexually assaulted.

Investigation of this complaint led to the arrest of Wesley Istead (28 years) of Casey Road, Belleville. Istead has been charged with one count of Sexual Assault and one count of Uttering Threats and will appear in Provincial court on 18 May, 2011 at 2:00 p.m..