The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 147 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Six people were arrested. Three people were arrested on outstanding warrants.
Police Investigating Serious Motor Vehicle Collision CK21021693
On Saturday morning around 5:40 a.m. police responded to a serious two vehicle collision at the intersection of Kimball Road and Langstaff Line.
Both drivers were transported to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance – Sydenham Campus for medical attention. The 24-year-old Wallaceburg woman was treated for minor injuries. The 71-year-old Wallaceburg man was transferred to London via air ambulance for medical treatment of serious injuries.
The Traffic Management Unit continues to investigate the circumstances surrounding the collision. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Dan Carroll at email@example.com or 519-355-1092.
Reopening Ontario Act Charge Laid CK21011879
Yesterday morning, police responded to the report of a gathering at the Old Colony Mennonite Church on Cundle Line in Charing Cross.
When the officer arrived, he observed approximately 50 cars in the parking lot. Upon completion of the church service, several people were observed leaving the church.
A member of the church, a 37-year-old Raleigh Township man was charged with failing to comply with a continued 7.0.2 order as per Ontario Regulation 364/20, of the Reopening Ontario Act, 2020, section 10(1). He will be required to attend Provincial Offences Court on August 18, 2021.
Woman Charged with Failing to Comply CK21021896
Yesterday, police responded to a family disturbance at a residence in Tilbury.
Through investigation, police learned that the woman was currently on conditions not to attend this residence or communicate with the homeowners.
The 25-year-old Tilbury woman was arrested and charged with uttering threats and six counts of failing to comply with her release conditions. She has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
Man Charged with Aggravated Assault CK21022006
Shortly after 1:00 a.m. this morning, police responded to a disturbance at a residence in Chatham.
Through investigation, police learned that the man had violently assaulted his girlfriend during an argument. They were both found at another residence in Chatham, with the woman hiding in a closet.
The 20-year-old Chatham woman was transported to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance with serious injuries. She has since been transferred to London for further medical attention.
The 37-year-old Chatham man was arrested and charged with aggravated assault and forcible confinement. He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
Stolen Vehicle in Wallaceburg CK21021880
Sometime yesterday morning between 3:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. unknown suspect(s) stole a black 2021 Dodge Durango from a residence on Nelson Street. The vehicle was last seen with Ontario license plates AZJB 677.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Jared Cornish at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-436-6600 extension #87094. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
Update: Suspicious Vehicle in Chatham CK21021455
As previously released, last Thursday afternoon around 2:15 p.m. a white van, bearing Ontario license plates BD 69460, attended a residence on the north side of Chatham. Two male occupants, entered the backyard of a residence and ask the young girl doing her homework outside about the family’s internet and fiber optics. The men left when the girl called a family member and took a photo of the van. At no time, did the men attempt to lure the girl away from her home or make physical contact with her.
Through investigation, police identified the van and spoke with the general manager, who advised that they were contracted to provide burial line services in the area. Their crews will be spoken to in an effort to avoid any further public safety concerns.
Const. Renee Cowell, CMM III Police Specialist
Public Information Officer
Chatham-Kent Police Service