CK police briefs – Friday, September 16, 2022

Wanted man accused of stealing vehicle 

Some time Thursday night, Chatham-Kent police responded to a traffic complaint.

Through an investigation, police located a stolen truck from St. Thomas parked on Grand Avenue East. A description of man was provided to police and he was located on Delaware Avenue a short time later.

The 26-year-old man, of no fixed address, was arrested and charged with possession of property obtained by a crime over $5,000. He was also wanted on an outstanding warrant. The accused has since been released with a court date of October 24.

Police investigate suspicious fire

At around 10:30 a.m. Thursday, officers were called about a vehicle on fire at the Tilbury Government Docks on Jeannettes Creek Road.

Investigators believe the fire is suspicious. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Kevin Brown at or 519-436-6600 extension: 86880.

Trailer filled with tools stolen

Sometime between September 12 and 15, unknown suspect(s) stole a 2021 grey enclosed trailer full of tools from a property on Wabash Line. Police say the trailer was last seen with Ontario license plate V53 64A. The total value of the stolen items is valued at $7,500.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Doug Littlewood at or 519-436-6600 extension:87288.

Power tools lifted from Tilbury garage

Police are investigating a theft in Tilbury that occurred sometime between September 10 and 15.

A number of DeWalt brand power tools, valued at $2,500, were reportedly stolen from a garage on Fort Street.

Those with information about the incident is asked to call Constable Trevor Biskey at or 519-436-6600 extension:87311.