The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 162 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Six people were arrested.
Men Charged with Domestic Assaults
Yesterday morning, around 11:30 AM, the man and his wife became engaged in a verbal argument. The incident escalated into a physical altercation which involved the man assaulting the woman inside their home. The woman was able to leave the residence but was then followed by the man until she was able to contact police. Officers attended and placed the man under arrest.
A 22 year old Wheatley man has been charged with one count of assault. He was held in custody for a bail hearing.
Last night at approximately 11:00 PM, officers investigated a report of a domestic assault that had taken place. Yesterday evening, the victim was assaulted by her husband in two separate incidents over a period of approximately two hours.
As a result of the investigation, a 41 year old Bothwell man was arrested and charged with two counts of assault. He was held in custody for a bail hearing.
Men Arrested on Outstanding Warrants
Yesterday afternoon at approximately 12:30 PM, an officer on general patrol in Wallaceburg observed a man in the area of Wellington Street who was known to be wanted on outstanding warrants. A 37 year old Wallaceburg man was arrested for Fraud Under, Use Stolen Credit Card, Possession of Property Obtained by Crime, and Fail to Attend Court. He was later released from custody with a future court date.
Yesterday afternoon at approximately 4:00 PM, an officer on general patrol in Chatham observed a man in the area of Thames Street who was wanted on an outstanding warrant. A 23 year old Chatham man was arrested on a Surety Relief Warrant. He was subsequently transported to the Southwest Detention Center where he was held in custody.
Woman Arrested for Being Intoxicated in Public – CK19054965
Last night at approximately 11:30 PM, the woman attended an address on Murray Street in Chatham and was unwanted there by the occupants. Police attended and found that the woman was intoxicated and unable to care for herself. A 26 year old Chatham woman was arrested for being intoxicated in public. She was held in custody until sober.
Break and Enter in Chatham – CK19054851
Sometime between the night of Saturday, October 19, and morning of Sunday, October 20, 2019, unknown suspects entered a garage at a residence located on Sheldon Ave in Chatham. Once inside, the suspects removed a Yardworks chainsaw, McCulloch chainsaw, Mastercraft mig welder, Ryobi battery chargers, and various hand tools.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Mark Smith at email@example.com or 519-436-600 extension #87162.