Police Briefs – Wednesday September 13, 2017

Stunt driving charges have been laid against a 65-year-old Harrow man.

An officer spotted a vehicle speeding on St. Clair Rd. near Eberts Line on Tuesday just before 7:30pm.

The man was charged after an officer recorded the vehicle doing 136 km/hr in an 80 km/hr zone.

His vehicle was impounded and his driver’s license was seized.

A 27-year-old Wallaceburg man has been charged with careless driving.

Police responded to a two-vehicle collision on Grand Ave. near Lacroix St. in Chatham on Tuesday around 11am.

No one was injured and total damage is estimated at $6,500.

Chatham-Kent police need your help solving some thefts.

Investigators say somebody stole three laptop computers, a desktop computer, and various Dewalt tools, including drills, saws, charging stations, and batteries from a business on Park Ave. W in Chatham on Tuesday around 3am.

The estimated value is approximately $10,000.

There was also a theft from a construction site sometime between Monday at 7pm and Tuesday at 7am.

Authorities say unknown suspects took approximately $3,000 worth of drywall and cordless tools from an unlocked trailer parked on Eventide Place in Chatham.

Plus, a reciprocating saw, jigsaw, orbital sander, two air compressors, and a yellow chain were taken either late Monday night or early Tuesday morning from an unlocked garage on Oxley Dr. in Chatham.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Chatham-Kent police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

A 36-year-old Chatham man has been charged with domestic related offences.

Officers responded to a domestic disturbance at a home in Chatham Tuesday night.

The suspect allegedly slashed a tire on his wife’s vehicle with a knife.

The woman left and called 911 because she feared for her safety and the safety of her children.

The husband is charged with mischief under $5,000 and weapons dangerous.