The Belleville Police Service responded to 55 calls for service between October 4th, 2016 at 5:00 a.m. and October 5th, 2016 at 5:00 a.m.
Belleville, Ontario – On the 4th day of October 2016 at 11:00 p.m. police attended in the area of Front Street, regarding a drunk male. As officers were dealing with that issue, they were approached by a group of citizens who informed them that they had just been threatened by three males with knives. Police searched the area and got into a foot chase with a male who was carrying large knife. Police arrested the male quickly without incident. A nineteen year old male has been held in custody pending a bail hearing, facing the following charges: weapons dangerous to the public peace, four counts of assault with a weapon and utter death threats