Police Briefs – Sunday, February 21, 2016

Police have made an arrest after a Chatham woman was attacked with a knife and threatened.

Police say a woman got in the way of the man who was confronting her dog inside a Chatham residence. The man then proceeded pushed her to the ground and cut her with a knife, threatening to kill her and her dog.

No medical attention was required.

A suspect has been arrested and faces a slew of charges including assault with a weapon, uttering threats and weapons dangerous.

An 18-year-old woman is back in police custody after allegedly being out after her court-ordered curfew.

On Saturday, police say they responded to a Gary St. residence in Chatham, finding the suspect hiding in a closet.

The after court conditions restricted the suspect to her own residence during nighttime hours.

The suspect is being held pending a bail hearing.


CK police are investigating a break and enter that saw medication and a TV taken from a Chatham home.

Police say an unknown suspect broke into the Thames St. residence through a window sometime overnight Friday.

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


Another attempted break in saw a bike stolen from a Blenheim residence.

Sometime between Thursday and Saturday, police officials say unknown culprits tried to enter a locked shed on Hall St.

They were unsuccessful but did take a grey Huffy cruiser bike valued at $100.