Theft at Walmart

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: On Thursday morning, police responded to a shoplifting complaint at Walmart in Chatham.

“We are looking for the public’s assistance in identifying this man as part of this theft investigation,” police officials said in a media release.

“He is approximately 30 years of age with a slender build and short hair. He was last seen wearing a black baseball cap with a large white logo, black jacket, dark jeans along with white and black running shoes.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Rachele Marineau at rachelem@chatham-kent.ca or 519-436-6600 extension #8107336.

Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.

Here are a pair of photos released by the Chatham-Kent Police Service:

Shotgun pointed during incident

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Yesterday, police responded to a disturbance at a residence in Chatham.

During a verbal argument, a man pointed a shotgun at the woman.

She ran out of the house for help.

When officers arrived, they found the shotgun hidden in the kitchen.

The 35-year-old Chatham man was arrested and upon being searched was found to be in possession of methamphetamine and hydromorph contin pills.

He has been charged with assault, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, pointing a firearm, unauthorized possession of a firearm, being in possession contrary to an Order, careless storage of a firearm and two counts of drug possession.

He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Man charged with failing to comply

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: On Friday, a man was released from Court with several conditions.

One of those conditions stated that he was to obey a daily curfew of 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Last night, shortly after 10 p.m. an officer on general patrol observed the man walking on Wallace Street near McDougal Street in Wallaceburg.

Upon being searched incident to arrest, the man was found to be in possession of crystal methamphetamine.

The 25-year-old Wallaceburg man has been charged with failing to comply and drug possession.

He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Executed warrants

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Yesterday, police arrested a woman wanted for failing to attend court.

The 38-year-old Chatham woman has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Last night, an officer on general patrol observed the man wanted in connection with a shoplifting incident over the weekend standing outside a business in Blenheim.

The 36-year-old man of no fixed address was arrested and charged with theft under $5,000 and being in possession of property obtained by a crime under $5,000.

Through investigation, he was additionally charged with Failing to Report and Failing to Comply with a Court Order. He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Man charged with impaired driving

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Yesterday afternoon, police responded to a two vehicle collision on Murray Street near Earl Street in Wallaceburg.

One driver was transported to hospital for medical treatment.

Through investigation, police believed the other driver was driving while under the influence of alcohol.

He was arrested and transported to police headquarters for breath tests.

A 30-year-old Wallaceburg man has been charged with having a blood alcohol concentration exceeding the legal limit.

He was released pending a future court date of May 10, 2019.

Stolen vehicle in Blenheim

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Sometime between Saturday night at 9 p.m. and Sunday morning at 1 a.m. unknown suspects stole a black 2010 Audi parked at the Blenheim Arena.

Around 1:30 a.m. Sunday morning, police received information that the vehicle had just been involved in a single motor vehicle collision on Regent Street in Blenheim.

No one was around the vehicle upon police arrival.

The vehicle was towed from the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Stan Blonde at stanb@chatham-kent.ca or 519-436-6600 extension #85387.

Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.

Break and enter in Chatham

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Sometime late Saturday night or early Sunday morning, unknown suspects forced their way into Subway on St. Clair Street in Chatham causing about $500 damage.

Once inside, a small amount of money was stolen from the cash register.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Darcy Lunn at darcyl@chatham-kent.ca or 519-436-6600 extension #85385.

Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.