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3 December 2009Warning - this news article expired on 2010-01-03. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Motor Vehicle Collision ? Serious Injuries

Belleville, Ontario ? On December 3, 2009, at 5:15 p.m., Police responded to a motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian on Sidney Street north of Lewis Street.

A 15 year old male was pushing a 2 year old child in a stroller on the east sidewalk of Sidney Street. Witnesses stated the 15 year old ran into traffic in a westbound direction, and was struck by a northbound vehicle driven by a 37 year old woman. Traffic was quite heavy at the time of this collision and had to be diverted to allow for the investigation.

The driver of the vehicle and the two passengers were not injured

The 2 year old male was taken to Belleville General Hospital and was admitted for observation with non life threatening injuries. The 15 year old male was transferred to the trauma unit at Kingston General Hospital in serious condition.

The Belleville Police Service Collision Reconstructionist Officer, Forensic Identification Unit and Belleville Fire Department and Ambulance responded to the scene to assist.

This accident is still under investigation.

R.I.D.E. (Over 80mgs)

Belleville, Ontario ? On December 3, 2009, the Belleville Police Service R.I.D.E team was set up from 5:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m., at various locations in the City of Belleville.

A total of 975 vehicles were checked, police administered three Roadside Screening Device tests, issued one 12 hour Licence Suspension, issued three Provincial Offences Notices for Highway Traffic Act violations and, charged an 18 year old Belleville male with Over 80mgs. He will appear on court in January 2010.

Theft & Breach of Probation

Belleville, Ontario ? On December 3, 2009, at 2:00 p.m., a male and a female were observed taking items from Walmart and leaving the store without paying for them. The 29 year old Napanee female was also found to be in Breach of her Probation. She was arrested and charged with one count of Theft Under and Breach of Probation and a 26 year old Kingston male was charged with one count of Theft Under. Both will appear in court in January 2010.

Stolen Vehicle & Trailer

Belleville, Ontario ? On December 3, 2009, a vehicle was reported stolen from Front Street sometime over night. The vehicle is a black 1998 Chev Tahoe SUV. The vehicle has chrome rims and tinted windows. The plate number is BBWM903.

In a second incident a 16' black enclosed cargo trailer was stolen from a Lahr Drive location.