Police Briefs – Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Police are investigating after a food truck was stolen in Chatham.
The Chevrolet Cube van was stolen from the Curran Cr. area sometime between 5-7am yesterday morning.
The vehicle was recovered later in the day and police say the windows were broken and food was missing.
A 25-year-old Chatham man was arrested around 9:30am Monday morning on multiple warrants.
Police say he was taken to court for a bail hearing.
Eight marijuana plants were seized after a Wheatley area farmer discovered the drugs in his field.
The farmer called Chatham-Kent police around noon yesterday and the plants were seized for destruction.
A 44-year-old man has been charged after allegedly stealing a bottle of liquor from the LCBO in Blenheim.
Police tracked down the man after he was identified on camera on Monday. The stolen alcohol was returned to the store.
A 31-year-old man from Ridgetown was arrested around 1:30pm yesterday afternoon by police on outstanding warrants. He was released with a future court date.
A pair of Ridgetown residents are facing charges after allegedly stealing one vehicle and attempting to steal another.
Chatham-Kent police received a call around 2pm yesterday afternoon after the pair dumped a stolen pickup on the caller’s property, and were attempting to steal another vehicle.
The 26-year-old man and 18-year-old woman were arrested. A third suspect fled on foot and a warrant has been issued for his arrest.
A 35-year-old from Wallaceburg was arrested yesterday for fraud after officers found suspected methamphetamine on him.
An 18-year-old woman, wanted on a Witness Warrant, was arrested just after 6pm last night in Wallaceburg.
She’s being held in custody until she is required in court.