Thursday, December 2, 2021

Trespassing complaint leads to charge


A Wallaceburg man is facing charges after a trespassing complaint led to his arrest at Walmart.

Chatham-Kent police officials say on February 26, a man was released from custody with several conditions.

One of those conditions stated that he was not to possess any weapon as defined by the Criminal Code.

Yesterday morning, just before 9:00 a.m. police responded to Walmart on McNaughton Avenue in Wallaceburg in regards to a trespassing complaint.

An employee stated that the man whom had previously trespassed at the store, was back in the store.

Officers located the man and he was arrested.

Upon being searched incident to arrest, the man was found to be in possession of a pair of box cutters in his back pocket.

The 23-year-old Wallaceburg man was charged with failing to comply.

He was transported to the court house pending a bail hearing.

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