Police Briefs-November 06, 2017

Fail To Stop Charges

A Chatham man has been charged with failing to stop at the scene of an collision.

Police say the multi-vehicle crash happened at 10pm on Sunday on Grand Ave. in Chatham, but one of the drivers fled the scene without helping.

Officers found the 44-year-old suspect about 30 minutes later and arrested him.

Drunk Driving Charges

Chatham-Kent police have charged a Tilbury man with impaired driving.

Officers responded to a single vehicle collision on Cemetery Rd. in Wheatley on Sunday just before 5pm and believed the 32-year-old driver had been drinking alcohol.

They also found a child in the back seat but nobody was hurt.

The man was taken to police headquarters for breath tests and charged.