Woman found injured, hiding in bathroom in domestic assault: Belleville police

Belleville police have charged a 27-year-old man in connection with a domestic assault. Global News

Police in Belleville, Ont., say officers found an injured woman hiding in a bathroom after they were called to a domestic disturbance early Saturday.

Police say the woman had sought safety in the bathroom before police arrived at the west-end home around 5:35 a.m.

Breaking news from Canada and around the world sent to your email, as it happens.

The woman had been physically injured in an assault, police said in a media release Monday.

A male suspect also found in the home has been arrested.

A 27-year-old Belleville man is charged with assault, assault with a weapon and uttering threats.

The accused was held for a bail hearing.


Sponsored content