Drug charges laid after foot chase in Chatham
A 26-year-old man and a 21-year-old woman were arrested last night in Chatham.
Police conducted a traffic stop on a man and woman on bicycles at around 10:15 p.m. Police say the man tried to flee from police and a brief foot chase occurred. The male party was found to be breaching multiple conditions he was currently bound by. Police also located drugs and break and enter tools in his possession.
Police say the Chatham man has since been charged with several breach’s and possession of a controlled substance and Possession of break and enter tools. The male was transported to the Chatham-Kent Police Service Head Quarters location to await a bail hearing.
The Chatham woman was also charged with two counts of breach of probation and one count of possession of a controlled substance. She was later released with a future court date.