The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 167 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Four people were arrested.
Police Execute Search Warrant CK20055720
Yesterday, members of the Chatham-Kent Police Intelligence Section executed a warrant in Chatham.
Officers observed the man exit his residence and drive to a local motel. Officers approached the man in the parking lot and he was taken into custody.
A search incident to arrest revealed that the man was in possession of three cellular phones and large amount of cash.
A warrant was executed on his vehicle. In the trunk, officers seized suspected fentanyl, cocaine, methamphetamine, hand gun, ammunition, electronic digital scales and large amount of cash.
The 32-year-old Chatham man has been charged with:
– Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking – Fentanyl
– Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking – Cocaine
– Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking – Methamphetamine
– Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm
– Careless Storage of a Firearm
– Careless Storage of Ammunition
– Fail to Comply with a Release Order (2 counts)
– Possession of a Restricted Weapon Contrary to Prohibition Order (4 counts)
– Fail to Comply with Probation Order (2 counts)
Total street value of the seized drugs has been estimated at $76,600.
He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
Man Charged with Mischief CK20055681
Yesterday morning, police responded to a family dispute at a residence in Morpeth.
Through investigation, police learned that a man in the home was damaging property.
The 30-year-old man was arrested and charged with mischief under $5000. He was released pending a future court date of November 27, 2020.
Woman Charged with Impaired Driving CK20055765
Around 7:00 p.m. last night, police responded to the report of a suspicious vehicle on St. George Street in Chatham.
Officers located a disorientated woman sitting in the driver’s seat of a vehicle, which was still running and in drive. Officers gained entry into the vehicle through an open window and put the vehicle in park.
Through investigation, police believed the woman was under the influence of a drug. She was transported to hospital for medical attention. When the woman was medically cleared, she was arrested and transported to police headquarters where a Drug Recognition Expert conducted an evaluation. As a result, the DRE officer believed the woman was impaired by a drug.
Katherine Gibbs, 25 years, of Blackthorn Crescent in Corunna was charged with impaired driving. She was released pending a future court date of November 13, 2020.
Woman Charged with Breaching Curfew CK20055818
Shortly after 3:00 a.m. this morning, police located a woman in Wallaceburg who was wanted for break and enter and failing to attend court.
Through investigation, police learned that the woman was currently bound by a daily curfew.
The 24-year-old Walpole Island woman was arrested on the outstanding warrants and further charged with failing to comply with her release conditions. She has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
Stolen Truck Recovered in Thamesville CK20055825
Shortly after 5:00 a.m. this morning, police recovered a stolen red 2013 Dodge Ram truck on Jane Road. The truck was unoccupied and towed from the scene. Through investigation, police learned that the truck was reported stolen from Middlesex County.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Steve Donald at email@example.com or 519-436-6600 extension #84980. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
Theft of Tools in Dover Township CK20055753
Sometime late Wednesday night or early Thursday morning, unknown suspect(s) forced their way into a construction trailer parked on Creek Line and stole various power tools.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Pete Chandler at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-436-6600 extension #87332. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
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Const. Renee Cowell, CMM III Police Specialist
Public Information Officer
Chatham-Kent Police Service