The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 117 calls for service in the last 24 hours. 3 people were arrested.
Chatham-Kent Man Transported to Hospital
On January 6th, 2018 a 34 year old man made comments to another person he was playing an online video game with. The comments made the other player worry for the safety of the Chatham-Kent man and called the game’s customer service department. The customer service representative was able to contact the Chatham-Kent Emergency Dispatch about their concerns and the Wallaceburg man was taken to a local Hospital by ambulance.
If you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health crisis please call the following numbers. They are available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.
Chatham Kent Mental Health Crisis Line: Phone 519-436-6100 or 1-866-299-7447
Lambton Mental Health Crisis Line: Phone 519-336-3445 or 1-800-307-4319
Chatham Man Arrested for Prevent Breach of Peace
On January 7th, 2018 at approximately 0130hrs Police responded to a dispute. An intoxicated 47 year old man and the 20 year old son of his significant other were arguing. The parties were calmed down and cautioned on their behavior. At approximately 0400hrs Police again were dispatched to this address. It was found that the 47 year old did not take his first caution seriously and was arrested for prevent breach of peace. The man to be released when he can control his actions.
Chatham Man Arrested on Warrant
On January 6th, 2018 a Chatham-Kent Police Officer on patrol recognized a 29 year old Chatham man. The man ran when he saw Police; likely due to his outstanding Warrant. After a short foot pursuit the man was apprehended. He was held pending a bail hearing for Breach of Probation x3.