Man charged with break and enter

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: On Monday afternoon, police responded to the report of a break and enter at AgMedica Bioscience Inc. on Riverview Drive in Chatham.

At this time, video surveillance showed a man entering the property early Monday morning through a hole in the fence.

Through investigation, police identified the man and he was arrested yesterday morning.

The 38-year-old man of no fixed address was charged with break and enter.

He was transported to the Courthouse pending a bail hearing.

Update: Theft in Blenheim

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: As previously released yesterday, sometime late Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning, unknown suspects stole a Postma Fitness sign that was left on the sidewalk in front of the Talbot Street West business.

Due to the power of social media, the sign was returned to the business late yesterday afternoon.

As per the owner’s wishes, no further police action will be taken.

Thank you everyone for your assistance.

Motor Vehicle Collision

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Shortly after 2:30 p.m. yesterday afternoon, police responded to a two vehicle collision in the construction zone on Charing Cross Road between Ninth Line and Eighth Line.

As a result of the collision, the flag person was struck.

He was transported to hospital for medical attention of non-life-threatening injuries.

Total damage was estimated at $2,000.

The collision remains under investigation.

The Ministry of Labour was notified of the incident.

The Chatham-Kent Police would like to remind motorists to please slow down and pay attention when approaching or driving through a construction zone.