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The Belleville Police Service responded to 58 calls from May 13th 2021 at 5:00 a.m. to May 14th 2021 at 5:00 a.m.

Debit Card Theft

Belleville, ON – On May 13th 2021 at 9:06 a.m., police received a call about a theft of debit card.  The caller advised police that sometime during the night a vehicle was broken into through a smashed window. This occurred in the Tracey Park Drive area. Stolen, was a debit card.  Further investigation revealed the card to have been used twice during the morning for withdrawals on both occasions.  Police have video surveillance to work with, and the investigation is continuing.  Police are asking anyone with information about who may be responsible for the damage and theft from this automobile to please contact investigating officer Cst. Matthew Sly #198 at (613) 966-0882 ext. 4198 or by e-mail at: msly@police.belleville.on.ca or by calling Crime Stoppers at (613) 969-8477.

Theft of Hockey Cards

Belleville, ON – On May 13th 2021 at 9:08 a.m., police received a call about a theft from a home on Progress Avenue.  The complainant, an elderly gentleman, advised police that it appeared that somebody had removed items from the inside of his home along with an item from his attached garage.  Although the call was not received as a break and enter, police continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the theft.  Stolen from inside the home was a collection of hockey cards, while stolen from the garage was a fishing pole.  The investigation is continuing, and police are asking anyone with information about who may be responsible for this to please contact investigating officer Cst. Joe Yanch #151 at (613) 966-0882 ext. 4151 or by e-mail at: jyanch@police.belleville.on.ca or by calling Crime Stoppers at (613) 969-8477.

Suspicious Behaviour Leads to Arrest

Belleville, ON – On May 13th 2021 at 11:43 a.m., police were called to the suspicious behaviour of a male walking in the area of North Front Street and Valleyview Crescent.  A caller advised police that a man, described as wearing a facemask, was walking in the area.  He was continuously pulling his mask down to cough into his hands, and wiping everything in sight as he passed by.  The 46-year old city man was arrested a short distance away.  He has been held in custody pending a show-cause hearing scheduled for Belleville Court on May 14th 2021.  His identity is not being released at this time as he is being held before the bail court.  The offender is charged with two counts of uttering threats to cause death or serious bodily harm contrary to section 264.1(1)(a) of the Criminal Code, and one count of failing to comply with a condition of a recognizance – did fail without lawful excuse to appear for the purposes of the Identification of Criminals Act – contrary to section 145(5)(a) of the Criminal Code.

Theft of Speakers and Heaters

Belleville, ON – On May 13th 2021 at 1:56 p.m., police were called to a restaurant on Bell Boulevard for a reported theft of outdoor speakers and heaters.  The investigation revealed that unknown suspect(s) had removed two black “Rave” speakers and four outdoor electric heaters from the outside of the business.  The matter continues to be investigated.  Police are asking anyone who may have information about who may be responsible for this to please contact investigating officer Cst. Kyle Dodds #193 at (613) 966-0882 ext. 4193 or by e-mail at: kdodds@police.belleville.on.ca or by calling Crime Stoppers at (613) 969-8477. 

Family Dispute = Liquor Arrest

Belleville, ON – On May 14th 2021 at 12:30 a.m., police received a report of a family dispute in the area of Moira Street West and Frank Street.  An investigation revealed the involved people to have been consuming alcohol.  One male, a 30-year old city man, was arrested outside the home for being intoxicated in a public place contrary to section 31(4) of the Liquor Licence Act of Ontario.  He was taken into custody for his own protection, and for the protection of others, and lodged to a holding cell to await a sober release later in the morning.  

Early Morning Stabbing Suspect Arrested

Belleville, ON – On May 14th 2021 at 3:45 a.m., police were called to a disturbance in the Tracey Park Drive area.  Police and EMS arrived at the location to find a victim bleeding.  The 32-year old city man was bleeding from his hand as a result of a sharp-object wound. He was transported to hospital.  His injury is considered serious, but non-life threatening. Officers quickly located, and arrested a 31-year old city man, taking him into custody on charges of: Assault with a weapon contrary to section 267(a) of the Criminal Code, and Assault causing bodily harm contrary to section 267(b) of the Criminal Code.  He is being held for a show-cause hearing in Belleville’s Ontario Court of Justice on May 14th 2021.  This investigation is ongoing with the assistance of the Belleville Police Service’s Forensic Identification Services. Anyone who may have information about this, or who may have witnessed anything is asked to please call investigating officer Cst. Tyler Philip #187 at (613) 966-0882 ext. 4187 or by e-mail at: tphilip@police.belleville.on.ca