The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 206 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Seven people were arrested.
Man Charged with Sexual Related Offences CK19057416
In 2011, the Chatham-Kent Police Major Crime Section completed an investigation involving Ronald Inghelbrecht, regarding sexual related offences. In 2012, Mr. Inghelbrecht was convicted of sexual assault and two counts of being in possession of child pornography.
In September, police received new information and issued a News Release in an effort to ensure there were no more victims. As a result, four people came forward reporting sexual abuse.
Yesterday, Ronald Inghelbrecht, 56 years, of Chatham was arrested after completing his federal sentence. He has been charged with multiple historical sexual related offences. He was transported to the Courthouse for a bail hearing and released pending a future court date of November 26, 2019.
CK19057366 – Yesterday morning, a woman wanted for assault, breaching her Probation Order and failing to attend court turned herself in to police. The 22-year-old Wallaceburg woman was arrested and transported to the Courthouse pending a bail hearing.
CK19057548 – Early this morning, an officer on general patrol located a woman who was wanted for break and enter, failing to comply with her release conditions and failing to attend court. The 25-year-old Chatham woman was arrested and held in custody pending a bail hearing.
CK19057549 – Early this morning, police located a man who was wanted for breaching his Probation Order. Larry Meriano, 32 years, of Park Avenue in Chatham was arrested and released pending a future court date of November 26, 2019.
Neighbour Dispute leads to Charges CK19057383
Yesterday morning, police responded to a neighbour dispute in Wallaceburg.
A 37-year-old Wallaceburg man was arrested and charged with assault and mischief. He was released pending a future court date of November 27, 2019.
Theft of Tools in Bothwell CK19057375
Sometime late Sunday night or early Monday morning, unknown suspect(s) entered a home under construction on Beech Street West and stole:
– Makita chop saw with stand
– Makita batteries
– 2 Makita battery chargers
– Rigid 10” table saw
– Bosch air compressor
– Makita cordless drill
– Makita cordless jigsaw
– Milwaukee nailer
– DeWalt radio
– bag full of hand tools
– 14 sets of door handles and hardware
Total value of the theft has been estimated at $10,000.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Rob Herder at email@example.com or 519-436-6600 extension #8676. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
Const. Renee Cowell
Public Information Officer
Chatham-Kent Police Service