Posts Tagged ‘Tilbury’

  • No injuries in Tilbury house fire

    May 22, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    No one was injured in a $100,000 house fire in Tilbury yesterday, according to Chatham-Kent fire officials. Firefighters from Merlin, Tilbury and Wheatley ultimately responded to the fire, but Station 19 in Tilbury got the call about 3:45 p.m. to a report of...

  • Monday police briefs

    May 11, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Drug charges Yesterday afternoon, an officer on general patrol initiated a traffic stop on Patteson Avenue in Chatham. Through investigation, police learned that the driver was suspended from driving. A 53-year-old man of no fixed address was arrested, and...

  • The Authiers are printing up love

    May 7, 20 • 0 Views • COVID-19, Feature Story, Life1 Comment

    Jenna Cocullo, Local Journalism Initiative  Tilbury power couple Lynn Authier and husband, West Kent Coun. Mark Authier, are printing up signs to thank frontline workers while also raising money for the food banks. What started out as four signs of gratitude...

  • Wednesday police briefs

    May 6, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Failing to comply Yesterday afternoon, a woman reported to police that her ex-husband continues to communicate with her, even though he’s currently bound by conditions not to. Officers located the man and he was arrested. A 68-year-old Wheatley man has been...

  • Tuesday police briefs

    Apr 21, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    DNA helps solve B&E Contrary to Hollywood writing, turnaround time on DNA sampling isn’t completed in 44 minutes or less. Just ask the Chatham-Kent Police Service. On Dec. 20 around 4 a.m. police responded to the report of a suspicious man on the porch...

  • Thursday’s police briefs

    Apr 16, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Three people charged with property crimes On Tuesday night, police received information about two men in possession of a stolen truck on Sheldon Avenue in Chatham. Through investigation, police located the truck and learned that it was stolen during a break...

  • Thursday police briefs

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

      Shoplift suspect charged for assaulting a cop Yesterday afternoon, police responded to a shoplifting incident at Canadian Tire in Chatham. Upon being placed under arrest, the man became aggressive and unco-operative with the officer, police say. The...

  • Police briefs

    Feb 28, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

      On Wednesday, sometime between 10 a.m. and noon, someone entered a residence on Coverdale Street in Chatham and stole various electronics. Through investigation, police learned that the stolen iPhone had been used to transfer money from the victim’s...

  • Police briefs

    Feb 25, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Assault, threats, drug charges and jewelry thefts – that’s the past 24 hours in crime news in Chatham-Kent in a nutshell. Yesterday afternoon, police say officers responded to a disturbance call on Mill Street in Tilbury. The officers learned a man had...

  • Crash claims a life

    Feb 24, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    A Saturday morning crash claimed the life of a Tilbury man. Chatham-Kent police say the single-vehicle crash took place Saturday morning about 6 a.m. in the area of Pollard Line and Bonneau Line. The driver was taken to hospital, but he succumbed to his...