Police Briefs – Sunday April 16, 2017April 16, 2017 9:10am
Chatham-Kent police have kept busy this long weekend, conducting several RIDE programs.
About 215 vehicles were stopped Saturday night. Of those vehicles, two drivers were handed three-day license suspensions.
On Sunday morning around 12:40am, police stopped a 30-year-old woman at a checkpoint on Lacroix St. in Chatham.
Police believed she was impaired but the woman refused to take a breath test.
As a result, she was arrested and taken to police headquarters until sober.
A 24-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly assaulting his common-law wife.
Police say an argument between the couple escalated when the alleged assault happened.
The 24-year-old was arrested on Saturday and held in custody for a bail hearing.