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25 September 2013Warning - this news article expired on 2013-10-25. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Pursuit

Belleville, Ontario –On September 24th, 2013, at 2:38 p.m., a stolen 2002 Chevy Suburban struck a car and a hydro pole on Bell Blvd. at the Quinte Mall. The vehicle failed to remain at the scene of the accident. No one was injured in the accident. The stolen vehicle continued east on the 401. Given the high speeds, the pursuit was discontinued. The vehicle was located abandoned in Kingston. At 5:30 p.m., a 29 year old Belleville man was arrested by Kingston Police.

This male was returned to Belleville as he is wanted on warrants for another stolen vehicle from September 15th, 2013. His charges in this incident include break, enter and theft, theft of a motor vehicle, possession of stolen property and drive while prohibited. That stolen vehicle was recovered in Kingston as well.

This male is facing a number of charges for the accident on Bell Blvd. on September 24th including possession of stolen property, failing to remain at the scene of an accident, flight from police, dangerous driving, and drive while prohibited.

This male is facing additional charges from an incident on September 23rd at 11:00 p.m. in the City's north end. An officer on patrol spotted the stolen Suburban on College Street East and was following it from a distance. The Suburban accelerated away at high rate of speed but was not pursued by the officer. Charges in this incident include flight from police, drive while prohibited, and possession of stolen property. His bail hearing is slated for September 25th, 2013.

Accidents

Belleville, Ontario – On September 24th, 2013, at 11:10 a.m., police responded to an accident at Church St. and Victoria Ave. A vehicle had collided with a City bus. The vehicle had to be towed. There were no reported injuries and this investigation is continuing.

On September 24th, 2013, at 4:30 p.m. police responded to a three-car accident on Dundas Street West just west of Bay Bridge Road. One vehicle had to be towed. There were no reported injuries and this investigation is continuing.

Arrested on Warrants

Belleville, Ontario – On September 24th, 2013, at 2:05 p.m., a 21 year old Belleville man was arrested on outstanding warrants. His charges include theft under $5000, threats, and three counts of failing to appear in court. He will appear for bail on September 25th, 2013.