The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 139 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Six people were arrested.
Man Charged with Uttering Threats
On Tuesday, police responded to a domestic related incident at a residence in Chatham.
Yesterday, the 27-year-old Chatham man was arrested and charged with uttering threats. He was released pending a future court date of January 9, 2023.
Woman Charged with Breaching her Release Conditions
Yesterday afternoon, police responded to a theft complaint at a residence in Chatham. Through investigation, police located a 59-year-old woman in violation of her release conditions by communicating with a 58-year-old man. The woman was arrested, charged and released pending a future court date of January 9, 2023.
Man Charged with Theft
Last night, police responded to a theft complaint at a business in Chatham. The suspect fled the area in a vehicle but was located shortly thereafter. A 33-year-old Chatham man was arrested for theft under $5000 and being in possession of property obtained by a crime under $5000. The stolen property was recovered and the man was released pending a future court date of January 16, 2023.
Man Charged with Impaired Driving
Early this morning, around 1:30 a.m. emergency crews responded to a single motor vehicle collision on Coutts Line in Tilbury. The driver, a 28-year-old man was transported to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance for medical attention. Through investigation, police believed the man was driving while under the influence of alcohol. Breath tests were completed and the man was charged with having a blood alcohol concentration exceeding the legal limit. He was released pending a future court date of January 9, 2023.
Motor Vehicle Collision in Chatham
Yesterday morning, emergency crews responded to a two vehicle collision on Grand Avenue West in Chatham. Through investigation it was determined that a 36-year-old Chatham man had failed to start from a stopped position in a safe manner. The man was charged under section 142(2) of the Highway Traffic Act. Thankfully, no one was injured. Total damage was estimated at $20,000.