Police Briefs – Saturday, October 24, 2015

Police say a man allegedly turned his cell phone into a weapon after a confrontation with his girlfriend this week.

The Chatham-Kent Police Service says on Tuesday, they responded to a domestic dispute call after the man allegedly threw a cellphone at his girlfriend, knocking out one of her teeth.


On Friday, the suspect was found and arrested. He faces charges of assault causing bodily harm and assault with a weapon.


A Queen St. business in Chatham is short some money in their tills after a break-in.

Police say sometime Friday night an unknown suspect entered the business, taking an undiclosed amount of cash.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Chatham-Kent police or Crime Stoppers.


Police made another arrest in Chatham.

They say a 19-year-old was taken into custody on Friday after she failed to comply with probation orders.

She’s been released with a future court date.