The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 185 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Nine people were arrested, and four were on outstanding warrants.
Man Arrested for Failing to Comply with Release Order CK23040274/CK23039755/CK23040206
At 7:18 a.m., police responded to a home on North Street in Dresden for an unwanted person on the premises.
Police arrived on the scene and learned the man was on the premises attempting to retrieve property and a rent refund. The man left before the police arrived.
Police confirmed the man was wanted on an outstanding warrant for failing to comply with release orders. He was located a short distance away and arrested.
The 35-year-old Chatham-Kent man was charged with failing to comply with an undertaking and two counts of failing to comply with a release order. He was transported to police headquarters and held pending a bail hearing.
Man Arrested for Bail Violations CK23040331
Following a theft investigation in Chatham on August 2, 2023, an officer attempted to issue a trespass notice to the man at his home. However, it was discovered that the man no longer resided at the address listed. Upon further investigation, it was confirmed that the man was under a release order, which mandated him to inform the Chatham-Kent Police Service of any change in his address. Consequently, the man was found to be in violation of this condition.
Through investigation, the officer located the man living with a family member in Chatham.
The 21-year-old Chatham man was arrested and charged with failing to comply with an undertaking. He was transported to police headquarters and held pending a bail hearing.
Youths Arrested for Assault CK23040419
At 10:43 p.m., police responded to Park Avenue West in Chatham for an assault investigation.
Through investigation, police learned two male youths attended near the home of a third male youth and assaulted him.
The two male youths were located and arrested.
The 15-year-old and the 16-year-old Chatham youths were transported to police headquarters and charged with assault. They were released with conditions and a future court date of September 11, 2023
Woman Arrested for Drug Offences CK23040423
At 11:35 p.m., police responded to a business on Grand Avenue East in Chatham. Police were advised a woman was unwanted on the premises.
Police arrived on the scene and located the woman. Officers confirmed she was on condition not to be at that address.
Upon a search incident to arrest, the woman was found possessing a clear plastic bag containing suspected methamphetamine.
The 30-year-old Chatham-Kent woman was charged with failing to comply with an undertaking and possessing a controlled substance. She was transported to police headquarters and held pending a bail hearing.