Belleville Police Service responded to 42 calls for service from the 25th of January 2020 at 5:00 a.m. to the 26th of January 2020 at 5:00 a.m.
Belleville, ON – Shortly before midnight on the 25th of January police were called to a downtown licensed establishment for a disturbance call. Investigation revealed that a male and female were involved in the physical altercation during which the male struck the female in the head with a beer pitcher. The female received a minor cut to her head but refused any medical attention. The 24-year-old Belleville male was arrested and transported to The Belleville Police Service where he was released a short time later on a form 10 with a court date of February 10th to answer to the charge of assault with a weapon. His name is being withheld to protect the identity of the victim.