The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 123 calls for service in the past 24 hours. Five people were arrested.
Arrests Made in Stolen Vehicle Investigation CK23012175
On March 11, 2023, a 2014 Silver Chevy Silverado was taken from a residence on Northwood Line in Harwich Township.
On March 12, 2023, at 2:58 p.m., police responded to Fairview Line for a suspicious vehicle investigation.
Police received information the vehicle was stopped at the corner of Harwich Line and Fairview Line. The three men driving the vehicle were at a home on Harwich line looking for fuel.
Police arrived on the scene, arrested all three men, and transported them to police headquarters. Based on video surveillance from the original incident and witness observations, the police formed grounds for various charges.
The 27-year-old London man was charged with possession of the stolen property.
The 26-year-old Raleigh Township man was charged with theft of the motor vehicle, possessing the stolen property, and breaking and entering.
31-year-old Chatham-Kent man was charged with possession of the stolen property.
All three were released with conditions and a future court date of April 17, 2023.
Man Arrested for Intimate Partner Violence CK23012227
On March 13, 2023, at 12:46 a.m., police responded to Montgomery Crescent in Wallaceburg for a domestic disturbance.
Through investigation, police learned the man and woman verbally argued. The argument escalated when the man picked up a knife and held it threateningly while making a threatening comment.
The 48-year-old Wallaceburg man was charged with uttering threats and assault with a weapon. He was released with conditions and a future court date of April 17, 2023.