Posts Tagged ‘Dresden’

  • Hole drilled into SUV’s gas tank

    Jul 22, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    A Dresden man faces charges after allegedly drilling a hole in his mother’s gas tank to steal gas. Chatham-Kent police say a woman called police after she went to a gas station to fill up and realized she had damage to her gas tank. Officers investigated...

  • Celebrate the magic of Woodstock in Dresden

    Jun 26, 19 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Back in 2009, Dresden’s Czech Hall president Al Kominek helped organize a 40th anniversary celebration for the 1969 music festival Woodstock. “We did it inside the hall and it was great,” he recalled. “I said I couldn’t wait until the 50th.” And...

  • Wanted suspects

    Jun 12, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Chatham-Kent police scooped up a pair of wanted suspects yesterday. The first was a Wallaceburg woman wanted in connection with a shoplifting incident in at the Home Hardware in Dresden in March. Police say a citizen spotted the woman, recognizing her from...

  • Anger issues?

    May 24, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    A Dresden man has to answer to charges after a man got violent with a woman in Dresden last night. Chatham-Kent police say a man went to his ex-girlfriend’s home and they got into an argument before the man let some air out of the woman’s tires. He then...

  • Charges, charges, charges

    May 23, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Chatham-Kent had a busy time of it over the past 24-plus hours, dealing with a plethora of charges. That included a Wednesday morning encounter in Wallaceburg. Police say an officer on patrol saw two suspicious men riding bikes about 8 a.m. in the area of...

  • Crime of the Week

    May 14, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Sometime overnight on Thursday May 2nd, 2019 unknown suspects entered a shed at a Victoria Avenue address in Dresden. Once inside the thieves removed a 2018 Honda CFR250L bearing license plate 0L0Y7. The motorcycle is red with black/white accents and gold...

  • B&E and flee

    Apr 23, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    A Wallaceburg man faces charges after an altercation between two men last night. Police say they got the call about 8:30 p.m. that someone forced his way into a home in Dresden, doing about $250 damage. Once inside, the man confronted the homeowner over a...

  • Angry and intoxicated

    Apr 16, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    An early-morning incident at an apartment building in Dresden has a man facing several charges. Chatham-Kent police say about 3 a.m., someone kicked in the lobby door at the apartment building. The culprit fled prior to police arriving on the scene, but...

  • Ken Houston scholarship available

    Apr 10, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local SportsNo Comments

    Family and friends of the late Ken Houston have formed a committee, raised funds and are now ready to award local students that spent their formative years in the Dresden Minor Hockey system. The Ken Houston Memorial Scholarship Award will be given to a...

  • Two crimes, one culprit?

    Mar 20, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Chatham-Kent police say a February bank robbery in Dresden and the theft of displayed memorabilia in Chatham are not only linked, but they were perpetrated by the same person. On Feb. 17, police say a man walked into the Food Basics on St. Clair Street in...