CK Police Briefs – Thursday, June 7, 2018

Skipping Out On DNA Appointment

Chatham-Kent police say a 36-year-old Chatham man is in more trouble with the law after he allegedly failed to provide them with a DNA sample.

Officers say the court order to provide a DNA sample was part of the man’s sentence on May 29 for an undisclosed criminal offence.

After he allegedly skipped out on that order, police issued a warrant for the man’s arrest and picked him up Wednesday afternoon.

He is being held in custody pending a bail hearing.


Two Arrests After Domestic Disturbance

Two people in their 20s are facing assault-related charges after police responded to a domestic incident at a Wallaceburg apartment.

Police say that took place Wednesday afternoon.

A 20-year-old man was arrested and charged with assault with a weapon and a 23-year-old woman was also arrested — she was charged with assault.

Police say both of the accused are being held in custody pending a bail hearing.


Electronics, Watch Stolen During Break-In

Police are trying to track down a stolen PlayStation 3 gaming system, an Internet modem, and a Michael Kors watch that were all stolen from a home in Chatham.

Investigators say they were stolen from a residence on Adelaide St. sometime between 12pm and 5pm Wednesday.

Anyone with information should contact police or Crime Stoppers.


Mountain Bike Stolen

Chatham-Kent police say they’re looking for a Norco mountain bike that was stolen from a garage on Thornhill Cres. in Chatham Wednesday night.

Police say someone broke in and stole the bike sometime between 8pm and 10pm.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Ken Lauzon at or 519-436-6600 ext. 87116.