CK Police Briefs – Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Assault On A Bicycle

Chatham-Kent police say a 31-year-old Chatham man is charged with assault after he allegedly hit a fellow cyclist while he was arguing with her.

Officers say as the woman rode her bike past the man, he allegedly reached out his arm and hit her.

Police arrested him after that, charged him, and took him into custody pending a bail hearing.

Officers didn’t release any information about possible injuries.


Thieves Target CK Children’s Safety Village

It looks like even a fake town set up to teach kids isn’t safe from break-ins.

Police say someone forced their way into a replica building at the Chatham-Kent Children’s Safety Village over the weekend and stole about $200 worth of various items.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Wayne Plaquet at or 519-436-6600 ext. 87040.


Woman Charged With Assault

A 33-year-old Chatham woman is charged with assault in connection with what police are calling an “ongoing investigation from earlier this month.”

No other details about the investigation were released.

The woman who was arrested and charged in connection with the case was later released with conditions and a future court date.


Officers Arrest Two On Outstanding Warrants

Chatham-Kent police say they arrested two Windsor residents Monday afternoon who were both wanted on outstanding warrants.

Officers say a 64-year-old Windsor man they arrested was wanted for domestic-related offences including criminal harassment, assault, and uttering threats. He was taken to the courthouse pending a bail hearing.

That same afternoon, a 38-year-old Windsor woman was arrested for failing to comply with her release conditions, firearms-related offences, and failing to attend court.

Police took her into custody pending a bail hearing.


Frozen Food Stolen During Break-In

Chatham-Kent police are trying to track down a thief who came away with some frozen food and a hand drill after a break-in in Ridgetown over the weekend.

Officers say someone broke into an unlocked garage on Erie St. S. and stole about $600 of food and equipment.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Danica Quenneville at or 519-436-6600 ext. 87312.


Gaming System Stolen In Chatham

Police are appealing to the public for tips as they try to recover a PlayStation 4 gaming system that was stolen from a residence on Molengraaf Way in Chatham.

Officers say it was taken sometime between 11am on Sunday, July 29 and 3pm on Monday, July 30.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Sherri Keller at or 519-436-6600 ext. 82824.

You can also submit an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.