Thieves made off with four guns and an ATV from a shop on Longwoods Road recently.
Chatham-Kent police say sometime between 4 p.m. Oct. 10 and 9 a.m. Oct. 11, someone forced their way into the shop in Camden Township and stole the items.
Missing is an Arctic Cat 700 ATV, last seen with plates 9AS04.
Also stolen was a Benelli super Black Eagle II semi-automatic shotgun, a Ruger 10/22 compact semi-automatic rifle, an Accutrigger rim-fire bolt-action .22 rifle, and a 17HMR bolt-action rifle with scope.
All the firearms had trigger locks, police say, at the time of theft.
Total value of the crime is estimated at $15,000.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Const. Lisa Rodger at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-436-6600 ext. 87264. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
This wasn’t the only break and enter recently in Chatham-Kent.
Sometime between midnight and 2 a.m. on Oct. 10, someone broke into a barn on Talbot Trail in Orford Township.
Thieves made off with tools, as well as oxygen and acetylene tanks, with a total value of about $2,000.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Const. Lisa Rodger at email@example.com or 519-436-6600 ext. 87264, or Crime Stoppers.
Apparently thieves went furniture shopping last night on Teetzle Road in Orford Township, but were thwarted by a homeowner.
Police say about 6:40 p.m., someone got into the home and tried to steal a dresser, only to be scared off by the homeowner.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Const. Ian Scoyne at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-436-6600 ext. 87292, or call Crime Stoppers.
Sometime in the past three weeks, someone got into a resident on Botany Road in Howard Township, where they stole about $500 in yard equipment.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Paul Myers at email@example.com or 519-436-6600 ext. 82512, or give Crime Stoppers a call.