The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 107 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Two people were arrested.
Break and Enter in Raleigh Township
Sometime overnight on Saturday, September 9, 2017 suspects forced open a garage door at a residence on Riverview Line in Raleigh Township. Once inside they made off with a variety of construction materials and equipment valued at approximately $2000.00. Police were called and at this time the matter is still under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Larry Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
Break and Enter in Orford Township
Chatham-Kent Police were called to a Little John Road residence for a break and enter that had occurred sometime between Friday September 8 and Sunday September 10. It was discovered that the suspects had kicked in the garage door gaining entry into the house. At this time it appears that nothing had been taken by the suspects. However, this is the second time the residence has been broken into recently. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Shawn Hoskins at email@example.com. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
Man Arrested for Theft
On September 6, 2017 a man gained entry to a Gillard Street business in Wallaceburg and entered a truck that was parked on the property. The male stole a number of tools from the truck and fled the area. Chatham-Kent Police were called and reviewed security video of the incident. As a result, the male was identified through the surveillance video. On Sunday, September 10, 2017 an officer on patrol observed the male on Wallace Street in Wallaceburg.
The 23-year-old Wallaceburg man was arrested and charged with Theft Under $5000. He was transported to Chatham-Kent Police Headquarters where he was held pending a bail hearing.
Female Arrest leads to Drug Charges
On Sunday, September 10, 2017 at approximately 9:00 p.m., officers on general patrol observed a female riding a bike on Raleigh Street in Chatham bound by a court-imposed curfew. She was stopped and arrested for breaching the curfew condition. Once she was searched a small quantity of suspected methamphetamine was located on her.
The 24-year-old Chatham woman faces charges of breach of recognizance and possession of a controlled substance. She was transported to Chatham-Kent Police Headquarters where she was held for a bail hearing.