The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 137 calls for service in the last 24 hours. 2 people were arrested.
Two Chatham Men Arrested for Break and Enter
On February 7th, 2018 two Chatham men arrived at a residence on Longwoods Rd. Chatham in a black sports car. One male exited the vehicle and began knocking at the door. The elderly female resident did not recognize the man and did not answer the door. The man then took it upon himself to pry open a second story sliding door before being surprised by the home owner. The men fled the area and were located by responding officers. The men were arrested for Break and Enter, Possession of Break-in Tools, Possession of Unlawful Drugs and each were found to be breaching their Recognizance of Bail conditions. They were both held pending a bail hearing.
Chatham Man Arrested for Breaching Conditions
On February 7h, 2018 Police were in the area of the Princess St Bridge in Chatham. Officers heard someone in the brush on the side of the creek bed and investigated for safety reasons. A 54 year old Chatham man was located under the bridge and it appeared he had been sleeping there. The man was found to be in contravention of his Bail Conditions and arrested. The 54 year old was given a much warmer place to sleep and held in custody pending a bail hearing.