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19 September 2009Warning - this news article expired on 2009-10-19. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable 19 September 2009
Belleville, Ont. - On September 19, 2009,  at approx. 1:15 a.m. an assault occurred on Bridge St. West at Coleman Street. A male and female were walking on Bridge St. West when two men approached them from behind accosting the female. The male victim was punched in the face. Once on the ground, the second male continued to kick the victim in the head and facial area. This brutal attack was stopped by an intervening male. This ?Good Samaritan? rendered further assistance by driving this couple to the hospital. Police would like to hear from any witnesses including the Good Samaritan whose identity remains unknown. The victim was eventually released from Quinte Health Care after getting stitched up. The investigating officer is Cst. Monique Waite who can be reached at 966-0882 extension # 4083.