The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 160 calls for service in the past 24 hours. Five people were arrested, and four were on outstanding warrants.
Man Arrested for Breach of Probation CK23018871
At 11:04 a.m., police responded to Westcourt Boulevard in Wallaceburg for a breach of probation investigation. Police received information the man was bound by conditions not to communicate with a woman or be within a specific distance of her home.
Police arrived and located the man at the woman’s residence. He was arrested and transported to police headquarters.
The 39-year-old Dresden man was charged with breaching a probation order and held pending a bail hearing.
Woman Arrested for Theft CK23018914
At 4:43 p.m., police responded to a business on Grand Avenue West in Chatham for a shoplifting investigation.
Police learned the woman entered the store on April 18, 2023, at approximately 6:40 p.m., removed a clothing from a rack and concealed it in a bag. The woman left the store without paying for the items. The woman was identified through surveillance footage.
Police confirmed the woman was wanted in several other investigations and bound by a probation order.
The 36-year-old Chatham woman was located and arrested. She was charged with failing to comply with a probation order, two counts of failing to attend court, three counts of theft and three counts of possessing stolen property. She was transported to police headquarters and released with conditions and a future court date of May 29, 2023.
Man Arrested on Outstanding Warrant CK23018989
On April 20, 2023, at 3:34 a.m., police conducted a traffic stop on Reaume Avenue in Wallaceburg.
Police confirmed the man was wanted on an outstanding warrant for failing to attend court in relation to weapons prohibition and failing to comply with probation charges.
The 36-year-old Dresden man was arrested and transported to police headquarters. He was held pending a bail hearing.