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30 December 2017Warning - this news article expired on 2019-01-02. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Shoplifter/Obstruct Police

Belleville, Ontario – On December 29th, 2017, at 3:27 p.m. officers attended at a north end business in relation to a shoplifter. A woman had been arrested by store security for stealing $600.00 worth of electronics. The woman provided a false name to the officers. Once in custody she would not provide her real name. As a result of the investigation it was revealed that the 37-year-old Oshawa woman was wanted on outstanding warrants held by the Durham Regional Police as well as Whitby OPP. She was held for a bail hearing on December 30th, 2017 on charges of theft under $5000.00 and obstructing police.

 

Assault

Belleville, Ontario – On December 29th, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. officers attended on Benjamin Street in relation to an assault complaint. A 26-year-old Belleville man had spat on a woman. The man was not to have any contact with this woman as outlined in a probation order. He was located later on Front Street and arrested. He was charged with assault and two counts of breach of probation. He was held for a bail hearing on December 30th, 2017.

 

Warrants

Belleville, Ontario – On December 29th, 2017, at 11:00 p.m. officers attended at the Napanee OPP Detachment to pick up a 17-year-old female who was wanted on warrants held by Belleville Police. The charges included breach of probation and failing to appear in court. She was released with a courtdate of January 30th, 2018.

 

 

Traffic-related matters

Belleville, Ontario – On December 29th, 2017, at 7:58 p.m. an officer on patrol conducted a traffic stop on Baldwin Street. The 36-year-old Belleville man was a suspended driver, and he had improper plates on his vehicle. He will appear in Traffic Court on February 5th, 2018.

 

On December 29th, 2017, at 10:41 p.m. an officer clocked a vehicle at 102 km/h in a posted 50 km/h zone on Sidney Street. The 25-year-old Belleville man was charged with stunt driving and will appear in Traffic Court on February 5th, 2018. His car was impounded for seven days, and his licence was suspended for seven days.

 

A total of 12 motor vehicle collisions were reported during this time frame. The majority were parking lot accidents that were referred to the Collision Reporting Centre.

 

One two-car accident resulted in a charge of careless driving. This occurred on Front Street at 2:56 p.m. No one was injured.