Police Briefs – Tuesday January 9, 2018January 9, 2018 10:18am
Chatham-Kent police are asking for help in identifying a suspect who allegedly stole another person’s wallet at the Food Basics in Chatham.
Police say a man was caught on video swiping a wallet from another person in the check-out lane on January 5.
Anyone with information is asked to call police or Crime Stoppers.
Damage is pegged at $2,000 after someone broke into a home on Blue Water Line in Wallaceburg.
Police say someone broke a basement window in order to get into the residence, sometime between January 4 and January 8.
Nothing was reported stolen from inside the home. However, the suspect also broke into the shed where a jerry can of gasoline was stolen.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Shawn Hoskins [email protected] or at 519-436-6600 ext. 87258 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Police are looking into a break-in in Tilbury.
Sometime between January 1 and January 7, police say someone broke into a shed on Queen St. N and took an electric cement mixer.
The mixer is worth approximately $400.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Tim Percy at [email protected] or at 519-463-6600 ext. 84922.
Sometime between Sunday night and Monday morning, police say a suspect broke into a home on Mulberry Crescent in Chatham.
Damage to a glass sliding door is pegged at $1,500. It’s unknown what was stolen, if anything.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Kyle Wright at [email protected] or at 519-436-6600 ext. 87310 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Crime Stoppers is looking for information after a storage unit was broken into in Chatham-Kent.
According to Crime Stoppers, unknown suspects broke into a storage unit at the Wolfe Creek BMX Park on Creek Rd. sometime during the week of December 22, 2017.
The theives stole a generator, an air compressor, and two weed eaters.
The suspects then smashed a window to get into the office area.
According to the news release, hundreds of dollars worth of damage was caused at the BMX Park and about $1,500 worth of property was stolen.
If you have any information regarding this or any other crime please call Crime Stoppers at 519-351-8477, or 1-800-222-8477, text CRIMES (274637) keyword CKCS, or visit www.crime-stoppers.on.ca and email your tip.