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31 December 2014Warning - this news article expired on 2015-01-31. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Taxi Stolen and Recovered

 

Belleville, ON 30th of December 2014 at approximately 5:50pm police were notified of a stolen Taxi in the downtown core of the city, as the taxi was being stolen, it hit a parked car. The stolen taxi was followed by a witness. Police located the vehicle in the Church and Station Street area and conducted a traffic stop. The accused stopped for police and then backed the taxi into the police cruiser. The accused, an 18 year old male from Belleville, was taken into custody. A bail hearing will be held on the 31st of December 2014 on charges of Theft of Motor Vehicle, Possession of Stolen Property, Dangerous Driving, Resisting Arrest, and Breach of Recognizance. Damage to the stolen taxi was moderate. There was no damage to the police cruiser and no injuries were sustained.