Arrest at gunpoint in downtown Belleville
Posted 10 months ago
Sat, Jul 28th, '12 - 8:27 am
A dramatic arrest in downtown Belleville last night.
Belleville Police arrested a man at gunpoint after they received reports a man was walking in the downtown area with a gun not far from the Empire Rockfest.
A patrol officer was able to locate the suspect walking with a group of people on Victoria Avenue between Pinnacle and Front Street about 8 p.m. and the man was arrested at gunpoint.
A gun was recovered at the scene.
A 29-year-old Belleville man was taken into custody without incident. He’s now facing a number of charges.
The suspect’s name is not being released until after a bail hearing Monday.