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21 October 2013Warning - this news article expired on 2013-11-21. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Assault Belleville, Ontario.

At approximately 2:29 am on October 21, 2013 police were called to the Emergency Department at the Belleville General Hospital to investigate a report of an assault. The investigation revealed that two males known to each other had been involved in a dispute earlier in the evening at a local business. They left the location together in a vehicle and became involved in a physical altercation in the Evans Street / North Front Street area of the city. The victim sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries and was taken to Belleville General Hospital by a witness who had stopped to render assistance. The suspect later returned to the area where he had left the victim and was arrested by officers at the scene. Joshua Newell, 22, of Belleville faces a charge of Assault Causing Bodily Harm. He was later released on a Promise to Appear with a court date of November 28, 2013.