A man arrested for mischief and possession of stolen property ended up at Chatham-Kent police headquarters after being chased there by witnesses.
Police said a report was received just after 8:30 p.m. Sunday that a man had used a rock to smash a window at a home on Richmond Street in Chatham.
The suspect arrived at police headquarters having been chased by witnesses, police said.
While officers tried to arrest the man, there was allegedly a brief struggle, but he was subdued, police said.
The accused was reportedly found with several stolen credit and debit cards in his possession, as well as of a rock, police said.
He was charged with mischief with a value less than $5,000 and possession of property obtained by a crime under $5,000, police said.
The man, of no fixed address, was released with an Oct. 15 court date.
Chatham-Kent police are investigating after a stolen vehicle was recovered in Wallaceburg.
Police were called to a Bluewater Line address just before 1 p.m. Sunday about a suspicious vehicle hidden in a bush.
The vehicle, a 2020 Hyundai SUV, was stolen from Windsor, police said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Const. Peter Chandler at email@example.com or 519-436-6600 ext. 87332.
Police are also investigating a vehicle that was stolen in Blenheim on Sunday afternoon.
Police responded to a Chatham Street North address just after 3 p.m. after a black 2000 Dodge Durango was stolen within the past 15 minutes.
The vehicle was last seen with licence plates AD8 2197.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Const. Doug Littlewood at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-436-6600 ext. 87288.
Anonymous calls can be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) regarding either of these crimes.