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28 June 2013Warning - this news article expired on 2013-07-28. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Accidents

 

Belleville, Ontario – The Belleville Police Service responded to 9 accidents throughout the city during this 24 hour period.

 

At 8:47 a.m. a minor two car accident was reported on North Park St. It was referred to the Collision Reporting Center.

 

At 9:38 a.m. a two car accident was reported on Herchimer Avenue at Bridge Street East. No one was charged in this incident.

 

At 9:51 a.m. a cyclist was struck by a car on Pinnacle Street at Victoria Avenue. The car failed to remain at the scene of the accident.  The cyclist was taken to Quinte Health Care by EMS for a minor leg injury.  The suspect vehicle is described as a newer model red Toyota Camry.  This investigation is continuing.

 

At 10:34 a.m., an elderly woman was struck by a car at the intersection of Bridge Street and Church Street.  She was taken to Quinte Health care by EMS for treatment of minor injuries.  This investigation is continuing.

 

At 12:43 p.m., a two car accident was reported on Bridge Street East at Ann Street.  An 86 year old Belleville man was charged with careless driving.

 

At 1:01 p.m. a three vehicle accident was reported on North Front Street at College Street. One driver suffered minor neck injuries and was transported to Quinte Health Care by EMS.  A 77 year old Centre Hastings woman was charged with "start from a stopped position – not in safety”.

 

At 3:25 p.m. a minor two car accident was reported on Station Street at Pinnacle Street. It was referred to the Collision Reporting Centre.

 

At 5:27 p.m., a two car accident was reported on North Front Street.  A 31 year old Peterborough woman was charged with "left turn – not in safety”.

 

At 10:12 p.m., a motorist struck a dog on Station Street. The dog was transferred to a local vet.  No charges were laid.

 

 

 

 

Spraypainting incident

 

Belleville, Ontario –On June 27th, 2013, at 4:40 p.m. police attended on Dundas Street East near Herchimer Avenue as two 12 year olds had threatened to spraypaint another youth.  An officer located the youths and seized a can of spraypaint. Closer examination of the can revealed that it had been recently used.  This led to the discovery of a nearby building which had been spraypainted.  The owner of the building was receptive to alternative measures in lieu of charges.  Both boys were turned over to their parents.

 

 

Stolen vehicle

 

Belleville, Ontario – On June 27th, 2013, at 7:25 p.m., a vehicle was reported stolen from a business on Adam Street. The vehicle is a 1998 Buick Lesabre green in colour. It has Ontario plates AZWX 396.  The car had a black bra on the front grill.  The car was taken sometime during the day on June 27th.

 

 

Shoplifter

 

Belleville, Ontario –On June 27th, 2013, at 9:00 p.m. police responded to Bell Blvd. in relation to a male shoplifter who had fled from store security. Officers located the male on Harris Crescent and a foot pursuit ensued. The suspect was followed to a backyard on Tracey Street.  The male, who was under the influence of drugs, was actively resistant and was tasered by police.  Once arrested, he was transported to Quinte Health care by EMS for treatment for his drug issues.  Once stabilized, he was kept in custody awaiting a bail hearing on June 28th. His charges include possession of stolen property and breach of probation. All of the property was recovered. The 20 year old male hails from Marlbank.