The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 142 calls for service in the last 24 hours. One person was arrested.
Man Charged with Uttering Threats CK19023320
Yesterday, police arrested a man who threatened to cause bodily harm to a family member over the weekend.
The 36-year-old Blenheim man was charged with uttering threats. He was released pending a future court date May 31, 2019.
Traffic Enforcement CK19023485
Yesterday morning, police conducted traffic enforcement on Longwoods Road east of Communications Road.
Five motorists were stopped and charged with speeding.
Theft of Bicycle in Chatham CK19023506
On Saturday night around 8:00 p.m. unknown suspect(s) forced their way into a shed on Llydican Avenue and stole a women’s silver Norco Yorkville bicycle valued at $500. Also stolen was a black bicycle helmet.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Josh Flikweert at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-436-6600 extension #87146. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
Update: School Bus Incident CK19018666
Last month, police were contacted by four different motorists all reporting that their vehicles had been struck by items thrown by students on a school bus travelling in Dover Township.
Through investigation, police identified the youths responsible for damaging the vehicles. Police spoke to all four youths along with their parents regarding their dangerous behaviour and actions. Luckily, none of the drivers were physically injured.
All four youths have been referred to Restorative Justice to complete the Extrajudicial Measures Program.
Const. Renee Cowell
Chatham-Kent Police Service
Public Information Officer