Man wanted on Canada-wide warrant arrested in Belleville
A man wanted on a Canada-wide warrant for a long list of offences in British Columbia has been arrested in Belleville, in eastern Ontario.
After receiving information that 37-year-old Jody Burke might be in Belleville, officers went to a gas station early Friday afternoon and arrested the Surrey, B.C., man without incident.
Burke was wanted on two counts of assault, one of assault causing bodily harm, two counts of assault with a weapon, two counts of uttering death threats and one count of sexual assault.
He appeared in court in Belleville on Friday afternoon, and will remain in custody, awaiting his return to B.C.