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27 October 2010Warning - this news article expired on 2010-11-27. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Impaired Driving

Belleville, Ontario ? On October 26, 2010, at 9:45 p.m., police responded to a minor motor vehicle collision on Sarah Court, Belleville.

On arrival police spoke to the drivers of the vehicles involved and as a result arrested one of the drivers for impaired driving. Timothy MCGINN, 41 years old from the City of Belleville was charged with Drive While Impaired and Over 08 mgs. He was subsequently released on a Promise to Appear with a court date in November.

Stolen Vehicle (containing medications)

Belleville, Ontario ? On October 26, 2010, at 10:58 a.m., a vehicle driver parked in front of a Victoria Ave convenience store. In the short time the driver was in the store the vehicle was stolen. The vehicle was unlocked and the keys had been left in the vehicle.

The vehicle plate is BKCA191 and is a silver 2009 4 door Dodge Caliber.

The vehicle contained prescription medication that if taken without proper medical supervision could cause harm to a person. The vehicle also contained a wallet and identification belonging to the driver.

A suspect was seen taking the vehicle and is described as a young male wearing a green/black/white jacket described as being similar to camouflage. He was also wearing a ball hat.

A short time later this same suspect used the driver's credit card at a North Front Street store and then minutes later four stores at the Quinte Mall. Witnesses further described the suspect as being approximately 20 years old, tall, thin build and having acne. He was also wearing knee length shorts.

Police are requesting if anyone should have any information regarding the theft of this vehicle to please police contact at 613-966-0882 or Crime Stoppers at 1 800-222-TIPS.