Police Briefs – Saturday, July 25, 2015
Chatham-Kent police say a man nearly hit a pedestrian while driving a lawnmower Friday.
Around 9:30pm, police got a tip about an impaired man driving an industrial sized lawnmower on Stanley St. in Chatham.
Police arrested a Chatham man in connection to the incident.
He’s charged with impaired driving and having a blood alcohol content above the legal limit.
A Chatham youth faces charges after assaulting a Chatham-Kent police officer Saturday morning.
Police say around 2:30am, a youth exited a car police had pulled over and began assaulting the officer after a confrontation. He’s charged with assaulting a police officer and resisting arrest.
Police also arrested a man who had outstanding warrants. The suspect was located on Park St. in Chatham around 9am Friday.