Arrested on warrants
A 33- year- old Wooler man was arrested by city police Wednesday on outstanding warrants for a handful of charges.
Police report officers were called to a parking lot Wednesday afternoon in regards to a suspicious man in a parked car. A check revealed the man male was wanted by the Belleville Police Service on warrants for possession of methamphetamine and failing to appear in court. He was also charged with a shoplifting incident on
December 4 where a security officer was threatened during an attempted apprehension. In this incident the man fled the area on foot. This resulted in charges of theft under $ 5,000 and uttering death threats. There was an additional charge of theft of gasoline from a gas station on November 30.
Zachary Vautour is scheduled to appear in court in early January on these charges.