The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 128 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Two people were arrested and one was on an outstanding warrant.
Man Arrested for Intimate Partner Violence Offences CK22055474
At 1:00 p.m., police responded to Westcourt Boulevard in Wallaceburg for a disturbance.
Through investigation, police learned the man and the woman engaged in a verbal argument. The argument escalated when the man struck the woman in the face, causing injury.
The 38-year-old Dresden man was located and arrested. He was charged with one count of assault and transported to police headquarters. He was released with conditions and a future court date of January 9, 2023.
Woman Arrested on Outstanding Warrant CK22055532
At 9:38 p.m., police responded to Stanley Street in Chatham for an unwanted person. The woman was not welcome at the home.
The woman was wanted on an outstanding DNA warrant. Police arrived and found the woman nearby.
The 28-year-old Chatham woman was arrested and transported to police headquarters. The warrant was satisfied, and she was released unconditionally.
Attempt Theft of Vehicles
Shortly before 5:00 a.m., police responded to two attempted vehicle thefts on Sherman Street in Thamesville. The suspects, believed to be two men wearing camo or patterned jackets, were interrupted by the homeowners and fled the area. In both incidents, a window and the ignition were damaged.
If you have any information to assist with these investigations, please contact Constable Tyler Bergsma at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-436-6600. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.