The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 202 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Seven people were arrested. Five of the seven people were arrested on outstanding warrants.
Man Charged with Impaired Driving CK23024390
Shortly after 1:00 a.m. this morning, an officer on general patrol initiated a traffic stop on Michener Road in Chatham.
Through investigation, the officer believed the man was driving while under the influence of alcohol. The man was arrested and transported to police headquarters for breath tests.
Upon being searched incident to arrest, the man was also found to be in possession of suspected hydromorphine.
The 38-year-old Chatham man was charged with having a blood alcohol concentration exceeding the legal limit and drug possession. He was released pending a future court date of June 1, 2023.
Break and Enters in Chatham
CK23024304 – Sometime yesterday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. unknown suspect(s) forced their way into a home on Lark Street causing about $300 damage. Once inside, the suspect(s) stole jewelry, cash and family documents. Total value of the theft has been estimated at approximately $2,000. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Kyle Merritt at email@example.com
CK23024316 – Sometime yesterday between 12:30 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. unknown suspect(s) forced their way into a home on Riverview Line. Once inside, the suspect(s) stole jewelry, US silver dollar and TOPPS baseball cards. Total value of the theft has been estimated at approximately $10,000. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Craig Marentette at firstname.lastname@example.org
Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.