Man charged with obstruct police

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Yesterday morning around 7 a.m. the man attempted to remove a video surveillance camera from a property on Stewart Line.

As the homeowner caught the man on his property, he fled on foot.

Around 7:20 a.m. police located the man on St. Clair Parkway.

The man verbally identified himself, which officers suspected was a false name.

Through investigation, police determined his true identity and he was arrested.

The 31-year-old Walpole Island man was charged with mischief under $5,000 and obstruct police.

He was released pending a future court date of October 2, 2019.

The man was also arrested on an outstanding warrant by Windsor Police and turned over to officers from Windsor for court purposes.

Traffic stop leads to drug charges

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Last night, an officer on general patrol initiated a traffic stop on Taylor Avenue in Chatham.

Through investigation, police learned the driver was wanted for theft of motor vehicle, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, driving while disqualified, failing to comply with his release conditions, drug possession and failing to attend court.

The man was arrested on the outstanding warrants and upon being searched was found to be in possession of methamphetamine.

The 30-year-old Shrewsbury man has been charged with being in possession of a stolen license plate, two counts of driving while under suspension, three counts of failing to comply with his release conditions and drug possession.

He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Youth charged with drug trafficking

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Shortly after 5:30 p.m. yesterday an officer on general patrol observed a suspicious van driving through Wallaceburg.

The officer initiated a traffic stop, however the driver failed to stop and continued driving.

The driver eventually pulled into a parking lot and fled on foot carrying a backpack.

Following a short foot chase, the driver was taken into custody and found to be in possession of a large quantity of cash, cannabis, cocaine and a scale.

The driver, a 17-year-old Windsor teen was charged with possession for the purposes of trafficking and traffic related offences.

He was released to a family member pending a future court date of October 3, 2019.

Man charged with domestic related offences

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Last night, police responded to a residence in Wallaceburg in regards to a disturbance.

Upon police arrival, officers observed the man leaving the area where his ex-girlfriend lives on a bicycle.

The man jumped off his bicycle and threatened to harm himself while holding what appeared to be a sharp object.

Officers communicated with the man and deployed the Taser for his own safety which proved successful.

The 26-year-old man of no fixed address was arrested and charged with break and enter and criminal harassment.

He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Executed warrants

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Yesterday morning, police located a man wanted for robbery and property related offences in Chatham.

The 37-year-old man of no fixed address was arrested and held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Yesterday afternoon, a man wanted for breaching his Probation Order and failing to attend court was arrested in Windsor.

The 25-year-old man was transported back to Chatham-Kent for court purposes.

He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Last night, police attended a residence in Chatham to conduct a compliance check.

Through investigation, a teen in the home was found to be wanted by OPP.

The 15-year-old youth was arrested on the outstanding warrant and turned over to OPP for court purposes.

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Last night, police located a woman wanted for failing to comply with her release conditions and stealing lottery tickets from a convenience store in Chatham early Monday morning.

The 29-year-old woman of no fixed address was arrested and has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Early this morning, a woman wanted in connection with a shoplifting incident at Walmart and failing to attend court was arrested in Windsor.

The 27-year-old woman was transported back to Chatham-Kent for court purposes and has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Man charged with breaching his probation order

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: On October 24, 2018 the man entered a Probation Order with several conditions.

One of those conditions stated that he was to obey a daily curfew of 9 p.m. to 7 a.m.

On Sunday night just before 10 p.m. police conducted a compliance check and learned that the man was not at the address provided to police, nor did he comply with his curfew on Saturday night.

On Monday afternoon, police located the man on King Street in Chatham and he was arrested.

The 29-year-old man of no fixed address has been charged with two counts of breaching his Probation Order.

He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Man charged with failing to sign in

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: On August 14, 2019 the man was released from Court with several conditions.

One of those conditions stated that he was to attend police headquarters every Friday to sign in.

Since his release, the man has failed to sign in on any Friday.

On Monday afternoon, police located the man on Emma Street in Chatham and he was arrested.

The 23-year-old man of no fixed address was charged and transported to the Courthouse pending a bail hearing.

Man arrested on outstanding warrants

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: On Monday afternoon, a man wanted for obstructing police, breaching a Court Order, theft under $5,000 and failing to attend court was arrested in Windsor.

The 30-year-old man was transported back to Chatham-Kent for court purposes.

He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Man charged with failing to comply

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: The man is currently bound by two separate release conditions stating that he is to notify police in writing within 24 hours of any change in address.

Last week, police attended the last known address on file for the man to conduct a compliance check.

At this time, police learned that the man was no longer living at this residence.

On Monday night, an officer on general patrol observed the man walking on Duke Street in Wallaceburg.

The 35-year-old man of no fixed address was arrested and charged with two counts of failing to comply.

He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Woman disobeys curfew

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: On July 29, 2019 the woman was released from custody with several conditions.

One of those conditions stated that she was to obey a daily curfew of 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Just before 1 a.m. on Tuesday morning, an officer on general patrol observed the woman riding a bicycle with no light on King Street East in Chatham.

The officer initiated a traffic stop for this infraction and learned that the woman was out past her curfew.

The 30-year-old Chatham woman was arrested and charged with failing to comply.

She has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Youth charged with assault

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: On Monday morning, police responded to a fight between two female students at Wallaceburg District Secondary School.

A 14-year-old Walpole Island teen was arrested and charged with assault.

She was released pending a future court date of September 23, 2019.

Man charged with drug possession

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Last Friday afternoon, police responded to the report of a suspicious person sitting in a vehicle in a parking lot on Thames Street in Chatham.

Through investigation, the man was found to be in possession of methamphetamine and heroin.

A 30-year-old Mississauga man was arrested and charged with two counts of drug possession.

He was released pending a future court date of September 26, 2019.

Motor Vehicle Collision

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: On Monday morning around 7 a.m. a concerned citizen called police to report a van trailering a boat was in the ditch on Port Road in between Cox Line and Gray Line.

As officers attempted to locate the registered owner, a tow truck was observed leaving the area with the van and boat.

Officers initiated a traffic stop and identified the driver.

The 34-year-old Leamington man was charged with failing to report the accident.

Total damage was estimated at $2,000.

Break and enter in Chatham

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Sometime Monday night between 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. unknown suspects entered an apartment on Lorne Avenue and stole video surveillance equipment, cash and a pair of Air Jordan running shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Wayne Plaquet at waynepl@chatham-kent.ca or 519-436-6600 extension #87040.

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