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28 October 2009Warning - this news article expired on 2009-11-28. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable 28 October 2009
Single Motor Vehicle Collision & Fire
Belleville, Ont. ? On October 28, 2009, at 1:33 a.m., police were dispatched to Moira Street East with a complaint a speeding vehicle. Police located an abandoned vehicle on the east shoulder of the road and it appeared the vehicle had struck a cement barrier.
The front hood of the vehicle was in flames and the Belleville Fire Department was dispatched to assist. Police located the driver of the vehicle a short time later and as a result a 19 year old Belleville male was charged with Fail to Remain, Fail to Report an Accident and Careless Driving contrary to the Highway Traffic Act of Ontario. Neither the driver nor the passengers in the vehicle sustained any injuries as a result of this accident.
Attempt Break & Enter
Belleville, Ont. ? On October 28, 2009, at 3:10 a.m., police responded to an alarm at a grocery store north of the City. Police found the front glass door had been smashed however it appeared that entry had not been gained to the building. This incident is under investigation.
Attempt Theft of Motor Vehicle
Belleville, Ont. ? On October 28, 2009, at 10:30 a.m., a vehicle owner on Benjamin Street reported someone had attempted to steal his vehicle. The attempt was made sometime between October 27th from 10:00 p.m. and 9:00 a.m. on October 28th. Suspects punched the steering column within the 1992 Ford Ranger however the thieves were unsuccessful in their attempt to steal the vehicle.
Theft(s)
Belleville, Ont. ? On October 28, 2009, at 6:16 p.m., a woman reported her wallet was stolen while she was at a Bell Blvd grocery store. Then at 6:50 p.m., police received another report of a stolen wallet at a North Front Street grocery store. After investigating further several wallets with identification were located in a garbage container at the grocery store on North Front Street. Police are currently in the process of locating and returning these wallets to their owners. Police are also looking for a suspect who was observed at the North Front Street store. The suspect is a female, thin build, approximately 5?2?, and speaks with an accent.