Man robbed, two arrested
Two young men face charges after a man was robbed at hammer and pipe point in Chatham last night.
Chatham-Kent police say the robbery took place on Richmond Street.
Through investigation, police learned that a St. Thomas man was threatened by a man, who was in possession of a hammer and pipe retrofitted with a firing pin. The man stole the victim’s backpack and fled the area on a bicycle, while in the company of another man.
Officers located the men on Queen Street and both were taken into custody.
A 22-year-old man, of no fixed address, was charged with assault with a weapon, being in possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, pointing a firearm, being in possession of a prohibited weapon, robbery and failing to comply with his release conditions. He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
An 18-year-old Chatham man was charged with being in possession of a prohibited weapon. He was released pending a future court date.
Back in May, a man was released from court with several conditions. Four of those conditions stated that he was to remain in his residence, stay out of the Town of Dresden and not to communicate or be within 100 metres of a specific Dresden woman.
Well, last night, police say the man attended the woman’s home and entered without being invited or given permission.
A 60-year-old Blenheim man is charged with break and enter, along with four counts of failing to comply with his release conditions. He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
Teen girls charged after school fight
On Tuesday afternoon, police received information about a physical altercation that occurred between three female students, all from the same school.
Yesterday, a 15-year-old Chatham youth was arrested and charged with assault causing bodily harm. A 14-year-old Chatham youth was arrested and charged with assault and assault causing bodily harm.
Failing to comply
In mid-September, a man was released from court with several conditions. One of those conditions stated that he was to report to the Bail Supervision Program. Nine days later, the man failed to report for a scheduled appointment.
Last night, the man was located by CP Police walking along their property on Murray Street in Chatham.
A 36-year-old Chatham man was arrested and charged with failing to comply with his release conditions. He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
In late July, a woman entered into a probation order with several conditions. One of those conditions stated that she was not to contact or communicate with a specific Chatham man.
Yesterday morning, the woman attended the man’s home, which resulted in a verbal argument. Officers responded to the disturbance and found the woman hiding in the bathroom.
A 25-year-old Chatham woman was arrested and charged with failing to comply with her probation order.