Police briefs


Lobbing chunks of ice at a fire truck, or pretty much at anything for that matter, can land you in hot water.

Just ask a Chatham man who faces mischief charges after someone threw two pieces of ice towards Fire Station 1 in downtown Chatham last night, according to police, hitting the roof lights and bumper of a fire truck.

Armed with a physical description of the suspect, officers quickly located the man on Sandys Street.

A 40-year-old Chatham man is charged with mischief.


Sometime over the last couple weeks, someone forced their way into a residence on Gladstone Avenue, causing about $500 damage, police say

Once inside, the thieves stole various electronics, valued at approximately $2,000.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Const. Dave Miller at davidm@chatham-kent.ca or 519-436-6600 ext. 87231. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.


Early yesterday morning, around 1 a.m. someone entered a home under construction on Fargo Road and stole construction tools valued at $300.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Cons. Dan Graham at dangr@chatham-kent.ca or 519-436-6600 ext. 84984. Anonymous callers may call Crime.




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