The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 130 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Three people were arrested.
Police Investigating Serious Motor Vehicle Collision CK19053787
Shortly after 2:00 p.m. yesterday afternoon, police responded to a single motor vehicle collision on Splinter Line in Camden Township.
Preliminary investigation as revealed that the driver lost control of his vehicle while on his property, causing him to hit his house and a tree before coming to rest in the ditch across the road.
The driver, a 64-year-old Thamesville man was transported to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance in critical condition and air lifted to a London hospital.
His passenger, a 97-year-old Thamesville man was transported to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance for medical treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
The Traffic Unit has taken over the investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Randy Whittaker at email@example.com or 519-355-1092.
Total damage to the home and vehicle has been estimated at $12,000.
Two Men Arrested from Wanted List
CK19053754 – Yesterday morning, police located a man on Park Street in Chatham wanted for mischief under $5000, failing to attend for his fingerprints and failing to attend court. The 30-year-old Chatham man was arrested and released pending a future court date of October 18, 2019.
CK19053874 – Last night, officers responded to a disturbance at a residence in Chatham. Through investigation, a man from the Wanted List was located. The 36-year-old Chatham man was arrested for breaching his Probation Order, assault and failing to attend court. He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
Woman Charged with Failing to Comply CK19053738
Yesterday morning, police responded to the report of a suspicious vehicle parked behind a business on St. Clair Street in Chatham.
Through investigation, officers located a woman sleeping in the vehicle, who was wanted for failing to comply with her release conditions. The 28-year-old woman was arrested and charged. She was released pending a future court date of October 18, 2019.
Theft of Tools in Chatham CK19053733
Sometime between Saturday afternoon and Monday morning, unknown suspect(s) entered a small engine repair shop on Creek Road and stole:
– Computer with 15” screen
– Computer with 17” screen
– MSI Computer with GE62 Gaming Series
– 32” flat screen Westinghouse Smart TV
– 3 in 1 Titanium Welder 120/240 volt with two tanks – green in colour
– Torque wrenches and air tools
– Various other tools
– Oakdale cigarettes and cash
Total value of the theft has been estimated at $30,000 – $40,000.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Jennifer Jacobson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-436-6600 extension #87212. 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