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Chatham-Kent Police Daily Update – 17April2024

Chatham-Kent, Ontario: The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 183 calls for service in the last 24 hours. 10 people were arrested on warrants.

Break and Enter CK24016768

At approximately 6:35am, police were called to a residence in the area of Ellis Street, in Chatham with regards to a break and enter. The homeowner confirmed the theft of several items totalling over $4000. The investigation is on-going.

Woman arrested on Warrants CK21046789

At approximately 9:00am, police responded to Wallace Street, in Wallaceburg to conduct a well-being check on the woman. During the investigation, the officer confirmed that the woman was wanted on an outstanding surety relief warrant.

The 29 year old woman was subsequently arrested and transported to courts.

Man arrested on Warrants CK24016923

At approximately 9:30pm, police responded to an address on King Street in Chatham with regards to a complaint of a suspicious person. A 28 year old male was located, and the officer confirmed he was wanted on an outstanding warrant for failing to attend court.

The male was arrested and subsequently released with a future court date.

Fraud Warning

The Chatham-Kent Police would like to remind citizens that scammers continue to call, email and text people stating that they’ve won a prize. In order to claim the prize though, they need to pay a fee to cover taxes, legal fees or delivery costs. Scammers usually ask that the payments are made using iTunes gift cards or bitcoin, which should immediately raise a red flag, that it’s a scam.

Please remember that if it sounds too good to be true, then it probably is. Protect yourself by recognizing these scams. For more information, please see https://www.antifraudcentre-centreantifraude.ca/index-eng.htm