The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 150 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Five people were arrested. Three of the five people were arrested on outstanding warrants.
Jewelry Stolen in Chatham CK18006494
Sometime between February 8, 2018 and February 9, 2018 unknown suspect(s) forced their way into a building on Queen Street, causing approximately $50 damage. Once inside, the suspect(s) stole antique and costume jewelry along with other unique gold pieces, similar to the images below.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Kelly McCormack at email@example.com or 519-436-6600 extension #85118. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
Woman Charged with Domestic Related Offences CK18006796
On February 11, 2018 around 7:00 a.m. the man awoke to find his ex-girlfriend inside his home. The woman was asked to leave, however she refused. The woman stole various items from the man’s residence, valued at about $300 and fled the area on her bicycle.
Yesterday afternoon, the woman re-attended the man’s home and she was arrested. The 20-year-old Wallaceburg woman has been charged with unlawfully in a dwelling house, theft under $5000 and possession of property obtained by a crime under $5000. She was released with conditions pending a future court date of February 27, 2018.
Man Charged with Theft CK18006980
Yesterday morning, the man and his wife attended the Real Canadian Superstore on St. Clair Street in Chatham. The man was observed removing items from their packaging and concealing them inside his coat. Together, they exited the store making no attempt to pay for the merchandise valued at approximately $92.00
The couple was stopped outside by security and escorted back into the store while police were called.
The 34-year-old Ridgetown man was charged with theft under $5000 and possession of property obtained by a crime under $5000. He was released with conditions pending a future court date of February 14, 2018. His wife was not charged.
Motor Vehicle Collision CK18006988
Yesterday afternoon, just before 1:00 p.m. emergency crews responded to a two vehicle collision on Keil Drive near Richmond Street in Chatham. Minor injuries were reported. Total damage was estimated at $5000.
A 29-year-old Chatham woman was charged with making a left turn while failing to afford reasonable opportunity to avoid a collision.
Traffic Enforcement in Wallaceburg CK18006952
Yesterday morning, police conducted speed enforcement on Main Street and Thomas Avenue.
Approximately 30 vehicles were observed travelling in the area during this time. All were in compliance of the speed limit. No infractions were observed.
Break and Enter in Chatham CK18006945
Sometime late Sunday night or early Monday morning, unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle on Howard Road and stole personal identification along with loose change. The suspect(s) also entered the homeowner’s garage and stole outdoor clothing valued at approximately $400.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Danica Quenneville at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-436-6600 extension #87312. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
The Chatham-Kent Police Service would like to remind everyone to remove all valuables from their vehicles and ensure that all doors and windows are locked. Criminals look for easy targets, so let’s work together in an effort to remove those opportunities and keep our community safe.
Const. Renee Cowell
Chatham-Kent Police Service
Public Information Officer