The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 134 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Five people were arrested. Four people were arrested on outstanding warrants.
Man Charged with Robbery CK21014973
Yesterday morning, police located a man who was wanted on an outstanding warrant in connection with a robbery investigation that occurred inside a motel room on Grand Avenue East in Chatham on March 23, 2021.
The 25-year-old Chatham man was arrested and charged with robbery. He was released pending a future court date of May 4, 2021.
Man Charged with Impaired Driving CK21015088
Just before 1:00 a.m. this morning, police responded to the report of a single motor vehicle collision on Bear Line Road near Pain Court Line.
Upon police arrival, the man was observed trying to get his motorcycle back onto the roadway. Through investigation, the officer suspected the man was driving his motorcycle while under the influence of alcohol. A roadside breath test was conducted and the man failed. The man was arrested and transported to police headquarters for further breath tests.
Kevin Fraser, 60 years, of Pain Court has been charged with having a blood alcohol concentration exceeding the legal limit. He was released pending a future court date of April 27, 2021.
Man Charged with Driving while under Suspension CK21014994
Yesterday morning, just before 11:00 a.m. an officer on general patrol observed a man driving without wearing his seat belt on Queen Street in Tilbury.
The officer initiated a traffic stop and through investigation learned that the man was suspended from driving for remedial measures in relation to a criminal code driving offence.
The 26-year-old Tilbury man was charged with failing to wear a seat belt and two counts of driving while under suspension. He will be required to attend Provincial Offences Court on May 19, 2021.
His girlfriend’s vehicle was towed from the scene and impounded for 45 days as per the Vehicle Impoundment Program.
Motor Vehicle Collisions
CK21015042 – Yesterday morning around 9:00 a.m. police responded to a single motor collision on Big Pointe Road near Marsh Line. No one was injured. Total damage was estimated at $3000. A 31-year-old Belle River man was charged with careless driving.
CK21015042 – Yesterday afternoon around 4:00 p.m. police responded to a single motor collision on Union Line between Centre Side Road and Lindsay Road. No one was injured. Total damage was estimated at $1000. A 64-year-old man was charged with careless driving.
Did the Easter Bunny bring you a new bicycle for Easter?
If yes, then please take the time to register your new wheels on our Bicycle Registry. This will increase the chances of having your bicycle returned to you if it is lost or stolen and recovered by our Police Service. https://ckpolice.com/bicycle-registry/