Police Briefs- Sunday, October 29, 2017

Chatham-Kent police are investigating after a compound was broken into and a school bus was vandalized.

Police say sometime Friday night, unknown suspect(s) went into a locked compound in Ridgetown.

According to police, the suspect(s) used a fire extinguisher to spray the side of a school bus inside the compound.

Damages are estimated at $25.

Anyone with information is requested to contact Constable Mark SMITH at marksm@chatham-kent.ca or at 519-436-6600 extension #87162.

Two Chatham men have been arrested and charged after being found at the scene of a break and enter.

Police responded to a break and enter at a business on Park Ave. E in Chatham on Saturday at around 7pm.

According to police, officers found two 25-year-old Chatham men at the scene. The two men were arrested and charged with break and enter.

Through further investigation, police say they discovered that one of the men was also responsible for two other break and enters at the same business.

As a result, the man was charged with two more counts of break and enter.

The men were taken to Chatham-Kent Police Service Head Quarters to wait for a bail hearing.

A Ridgetown man is facing charges after allegedly assaulting a woman.

Police say they responded to a disturbance at a residence in Ridgetown Saturday night.

According to police, a 33-year-old Ridgetown man was arrested and charged for assaulting a 57-year-old woman. The man is also being charged with resisting arrest.

Police say the woman suffered minor injuries.

He was taken to the Chatham-Kent Police Service Head Quarters where he was later released with a future court date.