WINDSOR, ONT. -- Chatham-Kent police are looking for a suspect who allegedly stole gas and intentionally rear-ended another vehicle with a child inside.

Police say an unknown man attended the Esso Circle K gas bar on Victoria Street and pumped $84 worth of gas into his pick-up truck on Dec. 3 at 7 a.m.

The man allegedly fled westbound on Longwoods Road towards Chatham without paying. He was last seen wearing an orange hoodie under a light brown jacket and light brown pants.

On Dec. 4, police believe the same vehicle was involved in a two-vehicle collision on Centre Side Road near Claymore Line around 1:45 p.m.

Police say the vehicle intentionally rear-ended another vehicle at a high rate of speed, causing the driver to lose control of their vehicle and come to rest in a water-filled ditch.

A small child was in the rear-ended vehicle at the time of the collision, but no one was injured.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Const. Ken Lauzon at or Constable Jason Hamm at Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.