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24 September 2015-Update to Sexual Assault InvestigationWarning - this news article expired on 2015-10-24. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Update to Sexual Assault Investigation

Belleville, Ontario – During the afternoon hours of August 19, 2015 a 40-year-old woman attended the Belleville Police Service reporting a sexual assault involving two males at a location in the city.

As a result of the investigation that ensued, one of the suspects was identified as Leonard “Marcus” Augusta GIBBS. On Thursday August 27, 2015 police issued an arrest warrant on one count of sex assault for GIBBS.

On Tuesday 22 September, 2015 Leonard ‘Marcus” GIBBS returned to Canada and was arrested on the outstanding warrant for sexual assault by Canada Border Services.

GIBBS has been released from custody and is scheduled to appear in Provincial Court on 8 October, 2015.

Police would like to thank the public and media for their assistance in helping to identify the males charged as a result of this investigation.