Police Briefs – Saturday, August 27, 2016

Chatham-Kent police are looking into a theft that occurred sometime after 5pm on August 26.

Police say unknown suspects broke into a garage on Carnation Crt. in Chatham, stealing a blue Giant Roam2 XL bicycle.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Andrew Jaconelli at andrewj@chatham-kent.ca or 519-436-6600 ext. 87192.


On August 26 around 9am, police were called to the CN railway tracks in Chatham, where a man was seen walking on the tracks.

Police say they found out the 27-year-old Chatham man was wanted on an outstanding warrant. The man was arrested and taken to  the Chatham-Kent Court House for a bail hearing.

Police are reminding people to obey signs and stay off the tracks.


Chatham-Kent police are looking for a black 2010 Dodge pickup truck that was stolen in Tilbury sometime between 10:45pm on August 25 and 5:45am on August 26.

Police say  the pickup truck was last seen with Ontario license plates AN57965.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Dan Carr at danca@chatham-kent.ca or 519-436-6600 ext. 86584. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.