Friday, August 12, 2022

Police: Weapons, theft investigations (photos), domestic

Traffic stop leads to weapons charges

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: On August 5, 2022 members of the Chatham-Kent Police were conducting an investigation in the town of Blenheim.

Police observed the subject of this investigation in the passenger seat of a motor vehicle and conducted a traffic stop.

The 22 year old Blenheim man was found to be in possession of a .22 caliber rifle; to which he was not licensed to possess.

As a result of the investigation the accused was arrested and held for bail on the following offences;

– Theft of Credit Card S. 342.1(a) CC x2

– Utter Threats to Cause Bodily Harm S. 264.1(1)(a) CC

– Assault with a Weapon S. 267(a) CC (Threats to use Weapon)

– Fail to Comply with Probation 733.1(1) CC

– Mischief Under $5000.00

– CC 430(4), Possession of a Weapon Contrary to Order Sec 117.01 (1) C.C. Firearm (S. 110 order)

– Possession of a Weapon Contrary to Order Sec 117.01 (1) C.C. Ammunition .22 cal (S. 110 order)

– Possession of a Weapon Contrary to Order Sec 117.01 (1) C.C. Ammunition 12 ga shells (S. 110 order)

– Possession of a Firearm knowing its Possession is Unauthorized S. 92(1) CC

– Fail to Comply with Probation 733.1(1) CC x3

Police are looking for the public’s assistance

Submitted Photos

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: The Chatham-Kent Police Service seeks the public’s assistance in identifying these individuals in a theft investigation in Harwich Township.

If you have information that could help with this investigation, please contact Constable Mike Taylor at miketa@chatham-kent.ca.

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

Woman arrested for domestic offences

Chatham-Kent Police Service officials allege: Shortly after 3 p.m., police responded to a domestic disturbance on Richmond Street in Dresden.

Police learned a man attended the woman’s home and the two engaged in a verbal argument.

The argument escalated into a physical altercation when the woman assaulted the man.

The 48-year-old Dresden woman was arrested and charged with assault and transported to police headquarters.

She was released on conditions and a future court date of September 30, 2022.

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