The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 177 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Five people were arrested.
Man Charged with Break and Enter CK21051359
Yesterday morning around 6:30 a.m. police responded to a break and enter in progress at a business on Park Avenue East in Chatham.
Upon police arrival, the man was located inside the building, in possession of a butcher’s hatchet. When the man failed to comply with the officer, a conductive energy weapon was deployed and he was taken into custody. A search incident to arrest revealed that the man was also in possession of suspected fentanyl, regardless of being on conditions not to possess drugs.
Jamieson Mombourquette, 34 years, of no fixed address was charged with break and enter, being in possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, failing to comply with his release conditions and drug possession. He was held in custody pending a bail hearing and remanded until October 25, 2021.
Pair Charged with Theft CK21051404
Yesterday afternoon, police responded to a shoplifting complaint at the Real Canadian Superstore on St. Clair Street in Chatham.
A Chatham woman and teen were both arrested and charged with theft under $5000. They were released pending a future court date of November 26, 2021.
Man Charged with Theft CK21051425
Yesterday afternoon, police responded to a theft complaint at a business on Park Avenue East in Chatham.
Through investigation police learned that the man entered the fenced compound and removed wire and copper lines from machinery on the property.
Officers located the man a short distance away and he was taken into custody.
Bailey Smith, 25 years, of Oxley Drive in Chatham, was charged with theft under $5000, being in possession of property obtained by a crime under $5000 and mischief over $5000. He was released pending a future court date of November 24, 2021.
Woman Charged with Breach of Probation CK21051494
Last night, police responded to a domestic disturbance at a residence in Wallaceburg.
Through investigation, police learned that the woman was allowing a man, with whom she was currently bound not to communicate with, to live with her.
The 36-year-old Wallaceburg woman was arrested and charged with breach of probation and being a party to an offence. She was released pending a future court date of December 7, 2021.
Stolen Vehicle in Dresden CK21051368
Sometime Thursday night between 9:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. unknown suspect(s) stole a black 2014 Chevrolet Tahoe from a residence on Davies Street. The vehicle was last seen with Ontario license plates CAYZ 603.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Steve Gagnon at email@example.com or 519-436-6600 mailbox #87339. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
Stolen Truck in Chatham CK21051437
On Saturday, October 16th around 11:30 p.m. unknown suspect(s) stole a white 2019 Ford F-150 pick-up truck from a dealership on Richmond Street. The truck was unplated.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Mark Charron at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-436-6600 mailbox #87274. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
Const. Renee Cowell, CMM III Police Specialist
Public Information Officer
Chatham-Kent Police Service