The following report appeared in the most recently released crime blotter by the Belleville Police Department:
11:28 a.m. AGGRAVATED BATTERY- 1000 block of N. Charles. A juvenile, 14, was arrested after she damaged her mother's car. During the arrest, the juvenile pulled away, and attempted to strike one officer and attempted to bite another. The juvenile was restrained, handcuffed, and transported to headquarters. At headquarters the handcuffs were removed, her mother and Children's Home were notified.
Readers are reminded that an arrest or charge does not constitute a finding of guilt. Only a court of law can make that determination. For more police blotter news, read tomorrow's print edition of the Belleville News-Democrat and return to bnd.com.