The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 135 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Twenty people were arrested.
Police Execute Search Warrants in Chatham CK19062691
Last night, members of the Chatham-Kent Police Intelligence Section, with the assistance of the Critical Incident Response Team, executed three Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrants in Chatham.
Warrants were executed at residences on St. George Street, Park Street and Gray Street. Officers seized fentanyl, ecstasy, methamphetamine, hydromorphone, crack cocaine, cash and drug paraphernalia.
Thirteen (13) people were arrested and charged with various drug related offences. They were all released pending a future court date of January 9, 2020.
Seized Fentanyl with a street value of approximately $100 and strength to kill multiple people if ingested
For more information about the dangers of controlled and illegal drugs, please see https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/substance-use/controlled-illegal-drugs.html
CK19062630 – Yesterday morning, a man wanted for drug possession, failing to attend court and for his fingerprints was arrested by Walpole Island Police. He was turned over to officers from Chatham-Kent Police in Wallaceburg. Matthew Riley, 30 years, of Walpole Island was released pending a future court date of December 19, 2019.
CK19062639 – Yesterday afternoon, a woman wanted in connection with two separate shoplifting incidents at Walmart in Chatham and failing to attend court turned herself in to police. Anne Marie Lagace, 55 years, of Wallace Street in Wallaceburg was arrested and released pending a future court date of December 24, 2019.
CK19062712 – Early this morning, an officer on general patrol observed a man riding his bicycle in Chatham with no light. The officer stopped the man for this offence and through investigation learned that he was wanted for fraud related offences. Adam Forbes, 24 years, of Thames Street in Chatham was arrested and released pending a future court date of December 18, 2019.
Theft of Tools
CK19062652 – Sometime late Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning, unknown suspect(s) stole various tools from a building on Longwoods Road in Thamesville. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Pete Chandler at email@example.com or 519-436-6600 extension #8107332.
CK19062620 – Sometime late Monday night or early Tuesday night, unknown suspect(s) forced their way into a utility trailer parked on Rose Beach Line and stole various tools valued at $1000. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Joel Rehill at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-436-6600 extension #84994.
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