The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 110 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Five people were arrested.
Man Charged with Assault Police CK20003388
Around 3:00 a.m. this morning, police responded to the report of a man causing a disturbance at the hospital in Chatham.
As officers attempted to arrest the man in the Emergency Room area, he resisted arrest. A struggle ensued as the officers escorted the man outside, resulting in an officer being kicked. A conducted energy weapon was deployed and the man was taken into custody.
The 31-year-old man of no fixed address has been charged with causing a disturbance, resist arrest, assault police and breaching his release conditions by consuming methamphetamine. He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
CK20003305 – Yesterday afternoon, police located a man in Chatham who was wanted for fraud related offences and failing to attend court. The 53-year-old man was arrested and has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
CK20003343 – Last night, police arrested a man wanted for weapon related offences and failing to attend court. The 51-year-old man of no fixed address has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
Theft of Computer in Wallaceburg CK20003279
Early yesterday morning, unknown suspect(s) forced their way into North Element on Garnet Street, causing about $400 damage. Once inside, the suspect(s) stole a desktop computer.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Chris Robb at email@example.com or 519-436-6600 extension #83336. 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 CK20003331
Sometime over the weekend, unknown suspect(s) entered a home under construction on Grande River Line and stole about $700 worth of various tools.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Ian Scoyne at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-436-6600 extension #87292. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
Motor Vehicle Collision CK20003335
Shortly after 6:00 p.m. last night, emergency crews responded to a two vehicle collision on Victoria Avenue between McNaughton Avenue and Wiltshire Drive in Chatham.
One person was transported to hospital as a precaution.
The driver at fault, was charged with an offence contrary to the Highway Traffic Act.
Total damage was estimated at $5000.
Chatham-Kent Police Services Board Meeting
Please be advised that there will be a Chatham-Kent Police Services Board Meeting tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. at the Chatham-Kent Civic Centre – Council Chambers.
Agenda may be viewed at https://ckpolice.com/police-services-board/ All are welcome to attend.
Const. Renee Cowell
Public Information Officer
Chatham-Kent Police Service