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Attempt Murder Charges

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Serious Assault in East End

On the 4th of October at approximately 2:00pm, Belleville Police responded to a Russel Street address in the East end of Belleville for a report of a disturbance. Police were met on scene by an adult male who was suffering from serious head injuries as a result of an assault that occurred inside a residence.

The victim was transported to Belleville General Hospital by paramedics and then transferred to Kingston General Hospital with Serious head injuries.

Investigators from the Criminal Investigations Branch had taken over the investigation with the assistance of the Forensic Identification Section.


Belleville, Ontario. As a result of an extensive investigation conducted by the Belleville Police Service Criminal Investigations Branch two arrests have been made.

Anthony SCHLOSS 27 years of Toronto has been arrested and charged with:

  • Attempt Murder

  • Obstruct Police

  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking X3 (drugs)

  • Possession of proceeds of crime

  • Breach of Probation

SCHLOSS attended a bail hearing on 29 November 2018 and is being held in custody.


John Thomas KORT 34 years of Belleville has been arrested and charged with:

  • Attempt Murder

  • Breach of Probation

KORT attended a bail hearing on 30 November 2018 and is being held in custody

This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to contact Detective Constable Tony McCambridge at 613-966-0882 Ex 2313 or or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477) or online at