Posts Tagged ‘theft’

  • Report of auto theft backfires

    Aug 13, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    In a strange twist, a man who reported his car being stolen last night wound up facing charges. Chatham-Kent police say they received a call about 5:30 p.m. Monday from a man saying his vehicle had been stolen. Officers found the vehicle abandoned on...

  • Thieves steal fuel, tools, electronics and cash

    Aug 7, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    It’s break-in and fuel-theft time in Chatham-Kent, apparently. The fuel thieves went to work Monday night, hitting two places, one in Ridgetown and one in Chatham. Police say sometime Monday night, somebody went to Ridgetown Feed and Supply and cut the line...

  • Of all the things to steal…

    May 3, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Chatham-Kent police say someone broke into a home yesterday on Grand River Line and stole the homeowner’s surveillance system of all things. Police say the theft took place sometime between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. on Thursday. Someone broke in, doing $400...

  • More damage than theft

    Apr 30, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    It seems local thieves did more damage than successful theft recently in Chatham-Kent. Sometime overnight Sunday to Monday, someone broke into a locked compound at Advantage Engineering in Chatham and stole a minimal amount of copper wiring from a...

  • Theft, theft and theft

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

    Between reports of breaking into sheds and a cottage, Chatham-Kent police have been busy of late investigating unlawful acquisition of items. Sometime late Sunday night or early Monday morning, someone broke into a locked utility shed at Thompsons Ltd. in...

  • 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...

  • Big-screen theft foiled

    Feb 15, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Apparently a couple of Chatham-Kent residents figured they’d follow the “Go Big or Go Home” mantra when attending Wal-Mart last night. Two people stole a 65-inch RCA 4K TV from the Chatham store Thursday night. According to Chatham-Kent police, a man...

  • Mail stolen in Chatham

    Feb 13, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Sometime early Tuesday morning between 3:50 a.m. and 4:10 a.m., an unknown man damaged several mailboxes at an apartment building on Bedford Street and stole mail.  Chatham-Kent Police are looking for the public’s assistance in identifying this man in...

  • Three guns stolen in Dresden

    Feb 6, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Thieves made off two rifles and a shotgun recently after a break-in in Dresden. Chatham-Kent police say sometime between 2:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at 9:30 a.m., someone broke into The Crappie Store on Metcalfe Street in Dresden by damaging the storefront...

  • Spiced, spiced baby!

    Feb 1, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    We know Super Bowl Sunday is fast approaching, but this is not be the best way to get your beverages for the big game. On Wednesday afternoon, a man walked into the LCBO on Wellington Street in Chatham and walked out with a 1.15L bottle of Captain Morgan...