CK police briefs – Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Man arrested for domestic offences

A 38-year-old Wallaceburg man is facing assault and forcible confinement charges following a domestic incident over the weekend.

On Monday afternoon, officers attended a home in Wallaceburg for reports of a domestic dispute.

Through investigation, police learned that the following day, the man and woman got into a verbal argument, which escalated when the man allegedly tried to stop the woman from leaving by tackling her. As a result, the woman sustained a cut near her eye.

On Tuesday, the man was located and arrested. He was charged with assault and forcible confinement. He was transported to police headquarters and held pending a bail hearing.


Police looking for the public’s assistance with theft investigations

Chatham-Kent police are hoping for some leads from the public after a pair of thefts over the past 24 hours.

Sometime overnight Monday, a green, Outboard 14’ aluminum boat and a black 2-wheel trailer were stolen from an address on St. Clair Street.

The boat contained a black 2010 14hp Mercury motor. It was last seen bearing the hull number ON2153190, and the trailer had the plate number J1071C.

Also, overnight Monday, a white, 15’, 2019 Legend dual axle enclosed trailer was stolen from a Howard Road address.

The trailer was last seen with a “Cutting Edge Insulation” decal on the side and license plate number S9567X.

If you have information on either incident, you’re asked to call Chatham-Kent police.


Police Looking for Stolen Off-Road Utility Vehicle

Chatham-Kent police are looking for a red 2020 Polaris Ranger 1000 XP that was stolen from an address on Industrial Park Road in Tilbury sometime between July 22 and July 28, 2022.

If you have information to help in this investigation, please contact Constable Kevin Brown at Anonymous callers may call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477 and may be eligible for a cash reward.