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3 May 2011Warning - this news article expired on 2011-06-03. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Missing Person ? 15 yrs old

Belleville, Ontario ? Police are requesting the assistance of the public in locating Madelaine SERO, DOB: 30 April 1996. SERO was reported missing on May 2, 2011 at 10:00 p.m. Further investigation revealed SERO was last seen on May 2, 2011, in the afternoon, walking on North Front Street. SERO is described as female, white, 5'6", 140 lbs, long brown hair, brown eyes and was last seen wearing a dark blue windbreaker style jacket.

Anyone with information that would assist police in locating SERO is asked to call 613 966 0882.


Belleville, Ontario ? On May 2, 2011 while on general patrol an officer was waved down by a Moira Street West resident reporting he had been threatened by a male with a knife.

The victim and his family were is the process of moving when they were approached by a male with a knife. The suspect began stabbing the door frame of the home while at the same time making threats towards the victim and his family. The suspect was known to the victim.

Police arrested and charged John PALMER, 31 years old from the City of Belleville, with one count each of Utter Threats, Possession of a Weapon, and Breach of Probation. PALMER was later released and will attend court on May 26, 2011.