The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 103 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Six people were arrested.
Man Charged with Break and Enter CK17005363
In November 2016, the man was released from custody with a condition not to contact or communicate with a woman he had been in a relationship with.
Yesterday around 3:00 p.m. the man attended the woman’s residence and went inside by forcing the door open. He did this while the woman was inside and asleep. When she woke up, she found him rummaging through her belongings. When the woman asked him to leave, he assaulted her. The woman called police and the man left. She attended the hospital for treatment of her non-life threatening injuries.
The 33-year-old Chatham man was located a short distance away. He was arrested and charged with break, enter and commit assault and failing to comply. He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
Man Charged with Resist Arrest CK17005389
Last night just after 8:00 p.m. the man left the Wallaceburg Walmart without making any attempt to pay for items he had stolen. Police were called and located the man who is known to Walmart employees and also to police. As the officer was attempting to place handcuffs on the man, he became physically aggressive and ran from the officer. After a brief foot chase, the man; who continued to be uncooperative, was arrested. Through investigation, it was learned that due to past shoplifting incidents, the man was also on conditions not to attend Walmart.
Daniel Azevedo, 26 years, of Hugh Street in Dresden was arrested and charged with theft under $5000, possession of property obtained by a crime under $5000, failing to comply, escape lawful custody and resist arrest. He was released from custody with a court date of March 8, 2017.
Upcoming Event in Chatham-Kent: ‘Coldest Night of the Year 2017’
On Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. you can help the homeless, hungry and hurting by simply participating in a local walk hosted by NeighbourLink C-K. Please register today as the event is quickly approaching. For more information click the link: https://canada.cnoy.org/location/chatham-kent
Const. Kelly Helbin
Public Information Officer
Chatham-Kent Police Service