Belleville blotter: Suspect threatens victim with knife, slashes car tire

August 14, 2013 

— The following report appeared in the most recently released crime blotter by the Belleville Police Department:

TUESDAY

7:37 p.m. AGGRAVATED ASSAULT/CRIMINAL DAMAGE TO PROPERTY - 200 block of Freedom Drive. The victim reported the suspect, a 41-year-old male, allegedly threatened her with a knife and cut a tire on her vehicle. The victim signed nontraffic citations for aggravated assault and criminal damage against the suspect.

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