Damage & Theft at Chatham Lawn Bowling Club

Sometime between Tuesday January 28th, 2020 and Tuesday February 4th, 2020 unknown suspects forced their way inside the Chatham Lawn Bowling Club located in Tecumseh Park, Chatham. Once inside the thieves ransacked the interior of the building and causing $2500 in damages to the washrooms. The suspects smashed interior walls and removed copper piping and…

Tilbury Pharmasave Break & Enter

Over the past month the Tilbury Pharmasave has been the victim of a break and enter and two attempts to enter the store. On Friday January 17th, 2020 the store was again entered with the thief smashing the front window. This time the suspect was unsuccessful at gaining entry into the drug safe and fled…

Molotov Cocktail Thrown At Home

Shortly after 6:00 a.m. on Thursday January 16th, 2020 an unknown person threw a Molotov cocktail at a residence on Sarah Crescent in Chatham. The front porch and kitchen window were damaged causing approximately $4000 in damages to the home. Five people were inside the residence at the time of the incident, luckily, no one…

Damage To Car & Dog Wash

On Friday January 10th, 2019 at approximately 9:50 p.m. an unknown suspect attempted to pry open the change machine at the Car and Dog Wash on Park Avenue East, Chatham. Described as a white male, in his 20’s wearing a dark puffy jacket with a fur lined hood, a white hooded FILA sweatshirt and dark…

Beehives Stolen In Wheatley

On Saturday December 28th, 2019 the owner of a number of beehives went and checked their condition at his wintering location at a property on the 3rd Concession in Wheatley. Upon inspection he discovered that 13 hives had been stolen. 7 of the hives were 3 stories tall and the remaining 6 were 2 stories…

Theft From Cars At VIA Rail

On the morning of Sunday December 15th, 2019 the police were advised that several vehicles parked at the Chatham VIA station had their windows smashed. The investigation revealed that the vehicles had been entered and items such as GPS’, loose change and lottery tickets had been taken. Later that evening the police were again called…

Computers Phones & Gaming Systems Stolen

Overnight on Friday November 22nd , 2019 unknown suspects entered a fenced compound of a Richmond Street storage business. The suspects forced their way into one of the units and removed lap tops, computers, tablets, cell phones and video gaming systems. The value of the theft is approximately $10,000. Crime Stoppers is seeking information from…

Stolen Car On Fire

Early in the morning on Friday November 15 th , 2019 police discovered a vehicle on fire along the railway tracks between Sass Road and Park Avenue in Chatham. The unknown 4 door vehicle entered the area by accessing a property at the end of Wellington St E. The vehicle had stolen license plates and…

Schwinn Bike Stolen At Tim Hortons

On Saturday November 9th, 2019 at 9:00 pm the victim locked his red Schwinn 26” 3 wheel bicycle at the rear of the Lacroix Street Tim Hortons in Chatham. Upon returning to the bicycle a short time later he discovered that unknown suspects had stolen the bike. It is valued at over $500. Crime Stoppers…

Break & Enters In Chatham-Kent

Break and enters involving the theft of tools continue across our community. Overnight on Monday October 4th, 2019 two locations in north Chatham-Kent were entered. Two vans parked at a business on Arnold Street in Wallaceburg were entered and over $3,000 in tools were stolen. In Bothwell, a home under construction on Beech Street West…