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September 6, 2022Warning - this news article expired on 2022-10-06. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Total calls for service – Belleville Police responded to 193 calls for service over a 96-hour period beginning at 5:00 am on the 2nd of September, 2022, to 5:00 am on the 6th of September, 2022.

Breach of Release Order

On the 3rd of September, 2022, at 10:30 pm, Belleville Police officers observed a suspicious vehicle in the Tim Horton’s parking lot at College and Cannifton Streets, Belleville, Ontario.  The female driver was identified as 32-year-old Melissa Reid of Bancroft, Ontario. A check of Reid revealed that she was currently on a release order with one of her conditions, including a curfew to be in her residence from 9:00 pm to 7:00 am. As a result, Reid was arrested and charged with breaching her release order.

She was later released with a court date of the 20th of October, 2022.

Animal Cruelty

On the 5th of September, 2022, at about 12:45 am, Belleville Police responded to an apartment complex on Haig Road, Belleville, Ontario.  A roommate reported to police that a male was injuring his dog.  Police discovered that a hound/shepherd cross puppy had been abused.  The dog was seized and turned over to the Humane Society.  As a result of the investigation, 23-year-old Austin Bailey-Young of Belleville, Ontario, was arrested and charged with cruelty to animals. Bailey-Young was later released from custody with a November 3rd, 2022, court date.

Intoxicated in a Public Place

On the 5th of September 2022, at 10:05 p.m. Belleville Police responded to the area of Stanley Street and Pine Street, Belleville, Ontario, regarding an intoxicated male. Police attended the area and located a 27-year-old Belleville, Ontario, male on the sidewalk, unfit to care for himself. Subsequently, the male was arrested for being intoxicated in a public place and transported to the Belleville Police Service, where he was held until sober.