Belleville, Ontario – On July 31st, 2016 at 12:40 a.m. police responded to a Hillside St. residence in relation to a disturbance. The suspect had fled on foot but was located by officers in the downtown core. A 21-year-old Belleville man was arrested for breach of the peace to prevent a reoccurrence. No one was injured in this incident.
Arrest in thefts from cars
Belleville, Ontario – On July 31st, 2016, at 2:00 a.m. police attended in the Purdy Street area as a witness had observed a male breaking into a parked car. Officers set up containment and at 2:10 a.m. an officer observed a male angling across Sidney Street at the overpass. The suspect’s pockets were bulging from all of the coins and three cell phones that had been stolen from unlocked vehicles. A 34-year-old Belleville man has been charged with theft, possession of stolen property and breach of probation. He will appear in court on September 1st, 2016. Anyone missing cell phones, chargers, loose change and lighters can contact the Belleville Police Service at 613-966-0882.