Police Briefs – Thursday, July 14, 2016

A Blenheim woman who was wanted in connection with a theft back in October of last year has now been arrested and charged.

Police say the woman was identified in surveillance video after several cars were broken into on October 26 at an east end parking lot in Chatham.

Officers spotted her in Ridgetown yesterday and arrested her on an outstanding warrant.

She has since been released with conditions and a future court date.


A 21-year-old man is in trouble with the law again after allegedly staying out past his curfew.

Police say the man was charged with theft and possession of stolen property back in June and released from custody with the condition that he obey a curfew of 10pm to 6am.

Officers allegedly found the man last night outside of his residence while they were responding to a suspicious person complaint.

He was arrested and charged with breaching the conditions of his release.


Chatham-Kent police are trying to track down a purple mountain bike that was stolen from a shed outside a residence on Garden Path in Chatham.

Police say sometime between July 11 and July 13, someone cut a pad lock off of the shed and stole the bike, which is valued at around $100.


Police are appealing to the public for tips as they try to find a 19″ Giant Sedona bike that was taken from a garage on Orangewood Blvd. in Chatham.

Officers say someone broke into the unlocked garage sometime between 5:30pm and 6:30pm last night and took the bike.

It’s valued at about $200.

Anyone with information on any of these crimes is asked to contact Chatham-Kent police or Crime Stoppers.