A 46-year-old city man has been charged following a domestic incident Sunday.
Belleville police report officers responded after a woman called police Sunday evening reporting she had been struck in the head with a cutting board by her boyfriend during an argument.
The woman was taken to Quinte Health Care where she was treated and released for a cut to her head.
A man was arrested at the scene and taken to Belleville Police Service where he was later released on a promise to appear. The 46-year-old Belleville resident was charged with assault with a weapon and given a court date in November to answer to the charge.
The name of the accused is being withheld to protect the identity of the woman.
A 32-year-old man was housed in the cells at the Belleville Police Service Monday morning after he was determined to be intoxicated in public.
City police report it was just after midnight when a report was received of a man trying car door handles in the parking lot of a north end restaurant and bar. The man was found to be intoxicated and claimed he was trying to find a car to sleep in as he was from the Marmora area and had no way to get home.
Police arrested the man for public intoxication his own protection and provided him shelter at the station for the night. He was released on a provincial offence notice in the morning.
Arrest on warrant
A Belleville man wanted on a warrant was arrested by Quinte West OPP early Monday.
Belleville police report it was 2 a.m. when Quinte West OPP reported they had a man in custody on an arrest warrant issued by Belleville Police. An officer from Belleville attended the headquarters in Quinte West and issued the man a promise to appear in relation to a fraud investigation from earlier this month.
Kristopher Gardiner, 32, of Carrying Place was charged with fraud under $5,000 and possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000. He is scheduled to appear in court next month.
Belleville police are looking for a man following a theft from a North Front Street business.
Police report the man entered the business Saturday at 7:30 a.m. and “picked up a phone charger then ran out of the store without paying.”
The man was wearing a ball cap, a black hoodie with Tupac on it, and camo pants.
Theft from vehicle
A wallet and a laptop computer were both reported stolen from a vehicle, police report.
Belleville police report someone entered a vehicle parked on Forin Street sometime between Friday evening and Saturday afternoon and removed a wallet and a Mac laptop.
It is unknown if the vehicle was locked at the time.
A 79-year-old man who is not supposed to be in Belleville has been charged with breaching his recognizance.
City police report officers charged Quinte West resident Brant Maracle Friday afternoon after a complaint was received from the court house regarding a man who was under conditions not to be in the city.
Officers located the man and he was arrested and charged with breaching his recognizance.
He is scheduled to appear in court next month.
Fights lead to arrests
Saturday morning city officers received several calls regarding multiple fights in front of North Front Street businesses.
Police attended and a man and woman were arrested for public intoxication relating to two separate matters.