The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 182 calls for service in the last 24 hours. During that time, seven people were arrested.
Chatham man arrested for Trafficking a Controlled Substance
Shortly after 9:30am Saturday, Officers responded to an unconscious male in the area of Louella Crescent, Chatham. Upon arrival, Officers were able to revive the male with Narcan. During subsequent investigation, the male was found to be in possession of a large quantity of a suspected controlled substance. As a result, the 23 year old Chatham resident was charged accordingly and released with a future court date.
Wallaceburg resident charged with Theft & Possession
At approximately 4:00pm Saturday, while on general patrol in the area of Old Glass Road, Wallaceburg, Officers located a 38-year-old female from Wallaceburg and arrested her in relation to a Theft incident, which had occurred earlier in the day at the Foodland Grocery Outlet. The female was later released with a future court date.
Chatham resident arrested for Breaching Curfew Conditions
Shortly after 10:00pm on Saturday, Officers located a 23-year-old male from Howard Township in the area of Adelaide Street North, Chatham. Through investigation, Officers became aware the male was found to be in breach of his curfew conditions. The male was arrested, returned to his residence and released with a future court date.
Officers respond to a residential Break & Enter
Shortly after midnight, Officers responded to a residential alarm at 4 Westminster Court, Chatham. Subsequent investigation revealed that an unknown party had gained entry into the garage area by damaging the doorknob. In total, an undisclosed amount of frozen food was removed. At this time investigation is continuing, anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Ryan Gardiner at (519) 436-6600, ext. 87305 or email@example.com. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers and be eligible for a cash reward. Visit http://www.crime-stoppers.on.ca/ or call in at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Chatham man arrested for Breach of Peace and Possession of a Controlled Substance
At approximately 1:15am this morning, Officers responded to the area of King Street West, Chatham in response to a male wandering the roadway, impeding traffic. Upon arrival, a 46-year-old Chatham resident was located and arrested for Breach of the Peace. During subsequent investigation, the male was found to be in possession of a Controlled Substance and was charged accordingly. The male was transported to Police Headquarters, where he was later released on a future court date.
R.I.D.E. Program Conducted in Wallaceburg
Early this morning Officers conducted a Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere initiative in the Wallaceburg Area. In total 22 vehicles were stopped, with two Highway Traffic Act infractions being issued.