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May 21, 2021Warning - this news article expired on 2021-06-21. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

The Belleville Police Service responded to 71 calls from May 20th 2021 at 5:00 a.m. to May 21st 2021 at 5:00 a.m.

Liquor Licence Act

Belleville, ON – On the 12th of May 2021, at approximately 8:46 p.m., police were called to an East end location for a report of a suspicious person. When officers arrived, they encountered a male who was intoxicated due to the consumption of multiple alcoholic beverages. The male was incoherent and had trouble walking on his own accord. The 30-year-old Belleville man was arrested under the liquor licence act for his own safety and the safety of others. He was later released on a Part I offence notice, charged with being intoxicated in a public place.

Theft

Belleville, ON – On the 20th of May 2021, at approximately 5:38 p.m., police were called to the downtown core for a report of a male stealing from a motor vehicle. Luckily the owner of the vehicle caught the thief who was compliant and remained at the scene until the police arrived. The 29-year-old Belleville man was arrested for theft under $5000 and breach of probation. Further investigation revealed that the male also had numerous outstanding charges before the courts and was held for a show cause hearing on the 21st of May 2021.