The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 148 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Seven people were arrested, and six people were arrested on outstanding warrants.
Man Arrested on Outstanding Warrants – CK23057881
On March 3rd, 2023, the man failed to appear at the time and place stated in the summons for the purpose of fingerprints. Through investigation police also learned the man failed to report to probation as per his probation contract.
The 50-year-old Chatham man was charged and arrested for one count of Breach of Probation for Fail to Report and three counts of Fail to Comply with Summons. The accused was later released with a future court date of December 11th, 2023, and released to the custody of London Police Service where he returned to their custody in relation to London Police Service Charges.
Man Arrested for Multiple Charges – CK23057887
On November 7th, 2023, at approximately 11:30p.m. Police were called to an address on Thomas Street in the city of Wallaceburg regarding a disturbance.
Police were advised the male tenant was in the hallway of the complex when he began to verbally berate the victim, calling her several obscenities, and then threatened to kill her.
Upon arrival, officers attempted to engage the accused; however, he fled on foot despite being notified that he was to be placed under arrest. Officers were able to apprehend the accused when the male began physically pushing police and punching the officer.
The 32-year-old Wallaceburg man was charged and arrested for Uttering Threats to cause death, Obstructing a Peace Officer, and Assault Peace Officer.
Police learned the accused was also currently wanted for Failing to Attend Court for the charges of Robbery and Resisting or Obstructing Public or Peace Officer.
The accused was transported to police headquarter where he has been held pending bail.