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29 July 2017Warning - this news article expired on 2017-09-01. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Stunt Driving

Belleville, Ontario – On July 28th, 2017, at 7:13 p.m. an officer was conducting radar duties on Hwy 37 at Leslie Road when he clocked a southbound motorist at 148 km/h in a posted 80 km/h zone. The officer noted that the speeder had passed a line of ten cars. The Tweed man will appear in Traffic Court on August 28th, 2017 on a “stunt driving” charge. His driver’s licence was suspended for seven days, and his vehicle was impounded for seven days.

 

 

Traffic Enforcement

Belleville, Ontario – On July 28th, 2017, there were several traffic occurrences including motor vehicle collisions:

 

-at 12:30 p.m. a traffic stop on Tracey Street led to a charge of driving while under suspension. The car was towed from the scene

 

-at 2:56 p.m. police responded to a 3-car accident on Bell Blvd. One of the drivers reported minor injuries. A charge of “start from a stopped position – not in safety” was laid against one of the drivers

 

-at 3:00 p.m. a traffic stop on North Front Street led to a charge of driving while under suspension

 

-at 4:01 p.m. another traffic stop on North Front Street led to a charge of driving while under suspension

 

-at 6:23 p.m. police responded to a two-car accident on Bridge Street West at Palmer Road. One vehicle was towed from the scene. One of the drivers was charged with ‘failing to yield to traffic”. There were no reported injuries.

 

 

-on July 29th, 2017, at 1:14 a.m. an officer stopped a car on Sidney Street for a speeding infraction. The driver, a 16-year old male, had been consuming alcohol. He was charged with “novice driver violation – BAC above zero”, as well as speeding. His driver’s licence was suspended for 24 hours, and his car was towed from the scene.

 

Stolen Motorcycle

Belleville, Ontario – On July 28th, 2017, at 8:05 a.m. officers attended on Bridge Street West regarding a stolen motorcycle. Sometime overnight a 2007 Yamaha XT225 was stolen from a residence. It is blue and white in colour and has an Ontario licence plate – 3912W.

 

Intoxicated person

Belleville, Ontario – On July 29th, 2017, at 1:15 a.m. police attended at a licenced establishment on North Front Street in relation to an unwanted male. A 20-year old Belleville man was arrested for his own protection under the Liquor Licence Act. He was charged with being intoxicated in a public place and issued a provincial offence notice.