Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Police: Fraud, tools & bicycles stolen, warrants

Man charged with failing to comply

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: On July 29, 2020 a man was released from Court with several conditions.

One of those conditions stated that he was not to be within 50 meters of his sister’s residence in Chatham.

Last night, police located the man in close proximity to the residence.

The 42-year-old Dresden man was arrested and charged with failing to comply with his release conditions.

He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing

Man charged with fraud related offences

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Earlier this month, police responded to a fraud complaint at a business in Wallaceburg.

Through investigation, police learned that the man had deposited a fraudulent cheque.

With assistance from video surveillance, police identified the man responsible.

Shortly after 5 a.m. this morning, police located the man and he was arrested.

The 36-year-old Wallaceburg man has been charged with fraud related offences and failing to comply with his release conditions.

He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Executed warrants

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Yesterday afternoon, police responded to the report of a suspicious man on Tweedsmuir Avenue in Chatham.

Officers located the man and through investigation learned that he was wanted for failing to comply with his Probation Order.

A 32-year-old Chatham man was arrested and released pending a future court date of October 14, 2020.

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Late yesterday afternoon, police located a man walking in the area of Countryview Line and Baldoon Road who was wanted for failing to comply with his release conditions.

The 37-year-old Wallaceburg man was arrested and has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Traffic enforcement

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Yesterday afternoon, police conducted speed enforcement on McNaughton Avenue East in Chatham.

Six motorists were stopped and charged with speeding.

Speeding is dangerous and costly.

Please slow down and obey posted speed limits.

Theft of tools in Chatham

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Sometime late Wednesday night or early Thursday morning, unknown suspects forced their way into a locked truck on Indian Creek Road.

Once inside, the suspects stole:

– Stihl 201T chainsaw x2

– Stihl 362 chainsaw

– Stihl 261 chainsaw

– Stihl Kombi tool with interchangeable end for different attachments

– Stihl leaf blower

Total value of the theft has been estimated at $5,000.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Grant Renders at grantr@chatham-kent.ca or 519-436-6600 extension #87351.

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

Theft of bicycles in Chatham

Cha tham-Kent Police Service officials allege:Sometime between Tuesday and yesterday, unknown suspects entered an unlocked garage on Devon Road and stole two green and yellow Raleigh mountain bicycles.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Ryan Gardiner at ryang@chatham-kent.ca or 519-436-6600 extension #87305.

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

We would like to remind everyone about our Bicycle Registry.

By registering your bicycle, this will increase the chances of having your bicycle returned to you if it is lost or stolen and recovered by police.

To learn more about our Bicycle Registry, please see http://ckpolice.com/bicycle-registry/

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