Monday police briefs


Failed B&E attempt

Last night around 9 p.m., Chatham-Kent police responded to the report of a suspicious person inside a fenced compound attempting to enter a business on Colborne Street.

Through investigation, police determined that the suspect caused approximately $2,000 damage, but did not gain entry.

The suspect fled on foot prior to police arrival.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Const. Donald Letourneau at or 519-436-6600 ext. 87074. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.

Industrial accident in Chatham

Yesterday afternoon, Chatham-Kent police responded to an industrial accident at a business on St. Clair Street in Chatham.

A 22-year-old Chatham man was injured and transported to hospital via ambulance for medical attention.

The Ministry of Labour was contacted and has taken over the investigation.


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