Wanted man arrested after traffic stop in Chatham

A man wanted for failing to attend court was arrested after a traffic stop on Grand Avenue East in Chatham last night.

Police say a vehicle was stopped by an officer on general patrol shortly after 7 p.m. The officer learned that the driver was suspended for unpaid fines.  The 35-year-old Chatham woman was charged with driving while under suspension. 

A query of the passenger also revealed that he was wanted for failing to attend court in December. The 21-year-old Chatham man was arrested and transported to police headquarters where he is in custody for a bail hearing.

The vehicle was towed from the scene and impounded for seven days as per the Vehicle Impoundment Program.  

Both comments and pings are currently closed.

You must be logged in to post a comment Login