The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 165 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Eleven people were arrested. Three of the eleven people were arrested on outstanding warrants.
Woman Charged with Assault with a Weapon CK18017244
Last night, police responded to a disturbance at a residence in Blenheim where a woman, who was in possession of a butter knife, charged at a man known to her, in a stabbing motion. The man was able to disarm the woman. No one was injured.
The 35-year-old Blenheim woman has been charged with assault with a weapon. She remains in police custody and will be released when sober with conditions pending a future court date of May 1, 2018.
Youths Charged with Assault CK18017160
Yesterday morning, police responded to a high school in Chatham in regards to a disturbance that occurred during the lunch break off school property.
A 14-year-old male youth from Chatham was assaulted by three teens known to him. He was taken to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance where he was treated and released.
Two 15-year-old male youths and one 14-year-old male youth, all from Chatham, were arrested and charged with assault. They were all released with conditions pending a future court date of May 14, 2018.
Man Charged with Breaching his Curfew CK18017290
On January 28, 2018 the man was released from Court with several conditions. One of those conditions stated that he was to abide by a daily curfew of 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
Just before 5:00 a.m. this morning, police attended the area of the Black Bridge near Stanley Avenue in Chatham in regards to a suspicious person. Officers located the man and he was arrested.
The 28-year-old Chatham man has been charged with failing to comply. He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
Man Charged with Failing to Sign In RM18001124
On March 10, 2018 the man was released from Court with several conditions. One of those conditions stated that he had to attend CKPS headquarters every Monday to sign in.
He signed in for the month of March, however failed to sign in on April 2 and April 9.
Yesterday morning, the 54-year-old Bothwell man was arrested and charged with failing to comply. He was transported to the Courthouse pending a bail hearing.
Man Charged with Failing to Comply CK18015641
On January 3, 2018 the man was released from Court with several conditions. One of those conditions stated that he was not to communicate with a specific Chatham man. He was also released from Court on March 5, 2018 on a separate release document, with the same condition.
Between April 2, 2018 and April 7, 2018 the man breached his release conditions by communicating with the other man. Police were notified and he was arrested last night.
The 26-year-old Chatham man has been charged with two counts of failing to comply. He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
Man Found Driving with Stolen Licence Plates CK18017165
Just before noon yesterday, an officer on general patrol driving northbound on Queen Street in Chatham observed a green Ford Explorer travelling southbound. A query of the licence plates revealed that the licence plates were reported stolen. The officer followed the vehicle and a traffic stop was conducted on Lacroix Street. Through investigation, the officer learned that the man was currently suspended from driving due to a prior conviction for suspended driving and unpaid fines.
The stolen licence plates were seized and the vehicle was impounded.
The 23-year-old Chatham man was charged with being in possession of property obtained by a crime under $5000, driving a motor vehicle with no insurance, using plates not authorized for the vehicle, failing to apply for a permit upon becoming the owner and two counts of driving while under suspension. He will be required to attend court on May 7, 2018.
Break and Enter CK18017134
Sometime late Sunday night or early Monday morning, unknown suspect(s) forced their way into two sheds on Winterline Road. An EMMO Monster e-bike, black with blue and orange accents, valued at $1500 was stolen.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Paul Hendrie at email@example.com or 519-436-6600 extension #87138. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
Chatham-Kent Police Services Board Meeting
Please be advised that there will be a Chatham-Kent Police Services Board Meeting today at 10:00 a.m. at police headquarters.
Const. Renee Cowell
Chatham-Kent Police Service
Public Information Officer