CK Police Briefs – Friday, October 6, 2017

Accused Robber Stayed Out Too Late

If the police catch you out past your curfew when you’re charged with robbery, you’re going to be in trouble.

That’s what happened to a 26-year-old Thamesville man this week.

Police say the man was charged with robbery back in April and released with several conditions — including a requirement to stay inside his residence between 7pm and 7am.

Officers say they went to check up on him at 8:30pm Wednesday, but he wasn’t home.

Police found him at around 7:30pm Thursday and took him back into custody.


Father Threatens Young Son

A 27-year-old Chatham man is facing charges after police allege he threatened to harm his young son.

Investigators say it happened back in June 2017, but police were only contacted recently after the man allegedly made some additional “concerning comments” about his son.

Officers arrested the man at around 9:30pm Thursday and released him with conditions and a future court date.


Police Investigate A Pair Of Park Ave. Break-Ins

Chatham-Kent police are trying to track down some stolen tools and some electronic equipment that were taken during two separate break-ins in Chatham.

Police say a locked business on Park Ave. E was targeted sometime late Wednesday night or early Thursday morning.

In that case, someone stole a digital recording device worth about $600.

In a separate incident, officers say some tools, a bicycle, and a surround sound receiver were stolen from a locked storage room at an apartment complex on Park Ave. E.

Officers say that also happened sometime between Wednesday and Thursday.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Chatham-Kent police or Crime Stoppers.