Chatham men charged with failing to comply
Two Chatham men were arrested yesterday for failing to comply.
The first man was was released from custody with conditions in August. One of the conditions was to remain inside his residence between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. daily.
On Tuesday, November 21st, at 11:45 p.m. an officer attended the man’s address to ensure he was abiding by his curfew condition, but he was not there. Attempts to locate the man were unsuccessful and a warrant was issued for his arrest.
Yesterday evening at 4 p.m. the man was observed inside a store in Chatham and police were called. At 4:18 p.m. the 44-year-old Chatham man was arrested on the warrant and charged with failing to comply. He was transported to CKPS Headquarters where he is held for a bail hearing.
The other man is currently on a Probation Order and one of the conditions of that order, is not to be within a certain distance of three people that are known to him.
Last night at 10:30 p.m. the man attended the residence of the people that he is supposed to stay away from. He was refused entry and police were called. An officer located the man a short distance away and he was arrested.
The 27-year-old Chatham man was charged with failing to comply with his Probation Order. Officers learned that the man had two warrants out for his arrest. Therefore, he was additionally arrested and charged with three counts of failing to comply. He was transported to Chatham-Kent Police Service Headquarters where he is held for a bail hearing.