The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 222 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Twelve people were arrested, and eight were on outstanding warrants.
Man Arrested for Intoxicated in a Public Place CK23027060
At 4:23 p.m., police responded to a noise complaint on Marsh Street in Ridgetown.
Once on scene, police located the man and found him to be intoxicated and unable to care for himself.
The 67-year-old man was arrested and transported to police headquarters. He was held until he was sober.
Woman Arrested for Failing to Attend Court CK23027108
At 7:42 p.m., police responded to Erie Street South in Wheatley for a disturbance.
Upon arrival, police located the woman and confirmed she was wanted on an outstanding warrant. The warrant for issued when she failed to attend court for assault, uttering threats, and mischief charges.
The 38-year-old Leamington woman was arrested and transported to police headquarters. She was held pending a bail hearing.
Man Arrested for Impaired Driving CK23027164
On June 1, 2023, at 4:07 a.m., police conducted a traffic stop on Anger Street in Blenheim.
Upon speaking with the driver, the officer believed the man to be operating the vehicle while impaired. The officer learned the man was before the courts with other impaired driving charges from two previous incidents.
The 21-year-old Blenheim man was arrested and charged with having a blood alcohol level exceeding the legal limit. He was transported to police headquarters and held pending bail.