Gas stolen, tractor damaged

The Chatham-Kent police are seeking information regarding a theft and mischief complaint in Chatham Sunday. At about 4:30 p.m. police responded to a business on Gregory Drive East in regards to a damaged tractor.  Sometime between Saturday at 12:00 p.m. and Sunday at 4:00 p.m. unknown suspect(s) damaged a Kubota tractor and removed the gas caps from […]

Suspicous fire on Prince Albert Rd

Suspicous fire on Prince Albert Rd

The Chatham-Kent police are currently investigating a suspicious fire in Chatham Township. Shortly after 10:00 p.m. last night, emergency crews responded to an abandoned house that was on fire on Prince Albert Road.  Police remain on scene this morning pending further investigation as the cause of the fire appears suspicious. Anyone with information is asked to […]

Store stolen from, police name store against owners wish

Store stolen from, police name store against owners wish

By Greg Holden The Chatham-Kent police released information Saturday about a store that was broken into on Communications Road in Chatham. In their press release the police named the store. When the store was contacted by the CKReview, the proprietors did not want the press involved. “I just want the police to catch the thief”, said the owner. […]

Multiple 911 calls lead to arrest

Multiple 911 calls lead to arrest

Many people complained on Friday that a driver was weaving all over the road in Wallaceburg, near Dufferin Avenue and highway 40. Police say many complaints poured in about a car driving all over the road and nearly colliding with other vehicles. The police caught up with the car near the Walpole Island bridge and arrested a 33-year-old […]

Wallaceburg Sobey’s closing July 7

Wallaceburg Sobey’s closing July 7

By Greg Holden Sobey’s announced Thursday that it’s location in Wallaceburg will close for good on July 7. Staff were advised yesterday of the closing. About 70 people are at risk of losing their job. Reports indicate the employees will be offered jobs at the Chatham location. The bad economic news comes on the heels […]

Police: $5 copper theft leaves expensive repair

Police: $5 copper theft leaves expensive repair

Thursday morning a Richmond Street business found damage to their air conditioning unit. A section of copper was cut out, a foot and a half long by a quarter-inch in diameter. The thief got away with about $5 worth of copper. Police report that cost to the business will be close to $5000. The Chatham-Kent police are […]

Youth held in jail over minor assault

Youth held in jail over minor assault

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a male youth in connection with an assault in Wallaceburg last month. On April 30, 2012, police attended a residence on Wallace Street in regards to an assault complaint. A 14-year-old male youth reported being assaulted and threatened by another student from his school. The victim sustained minor injuries following the assault however he did […]

Double fatality on Highway 40

Double fatality on Highway 40

Two vehicle accident on Highway 40 claims the lives of two people. Photo CKReview By Greg Holden OPP confirm two people are dead in a tragic accident on highway 40. The accident happened just before 4pm. Police have closed off highway 40 between Greenvalley Line and Bush Line and expect it to remain closed for hours. OPP technical […]

Mayor Hope: Three companies coming to Chatham-Kent

Mayor Hope: Three companies coming to Chatham-Kent

By Greg Holden Mayor Randy Hope spoke yesterday to the CKReview and said there are new jobs on the way to Chatham-Kent. “It’s a done deal”, Hope said, “we just need to finalize the details.” The Mayor spoke of having talks with people in Nigeria and India. There was no mention of where the companies […]

Chatham men busted in Glencoe

On April 21, 2012 just before 10am, Middlesex OPP stopped a vehicle on Main Street in Glencoe for a speeding violation. Officers noticed that the two passengers were not wearing their seatbelts and that there was open liquor in the vehicle. A subsequent search of the vehicle located a quantity of marijuana and illegal pills. The driver, […]