CK police briefs – Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Argument turns into alleged assault

A Wallaceburg man is facing a handful of charges after turning himself in at Chatham-Kent police headquarters in connection with a domestic assault investigation.

The man is accused of assaulting and threatening a woman after they started arguing while they were driving around in Wallaceburg early Friday morning.

Police said the man was also previously ordered by the courts not to communicate with the woman.

A 37-year-old man is now charged with failing to comply with his release conditions, forcible confinement, assault, and uttering threats. He was taken to the courthouse pending a bail hearing.


Electronic targeted during break-in

Chatham-Kent police are trying to track down about $3,500 worth of electronics that were stolen from a residence on McNaughton Avenue West in Chatham sometime over the weekend.

Police said someone forced their way into the residence, causing about $150 in damage before taking off with the stolen goods.

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


ATV stolen in Chatham

Chatham-Kent police are also looking for a green 2007 Yamaha Kodiak YFM ATV that was stolen from a Chatham residence recently.

Investigators said it was taken sometime between 2am and 8am Monday from an address on Orchard Heights.

Police said it was last seen with the Ontario licence plate 72MA7.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Brad Hessel at or 519-436-6600 ext. 87270.

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