On Thursday, February 15th, 2018, Cobourg Police commenced an investigation into a report of an assault with a weapon. It was alleged that the suspect threatened to shoot the victims and then produced a knife.
On Friday, February 16th, 2018, Cobourg Police in conjunction with Northumberland OPP arrested the accused and executed a Criminal Code Search warrant at his residence. A firearm and ammunition were located inside.
37 year old Todd PENFOLD of Cobourg was arrested and charged with assault with a weapon, utter threats to a person and several firearms offences.
Todd PENFOLD was scheduled for a bail hearing on Saturday, February 17th, 2018.
If anyone has any information about this case please contact the Cobourg Police Service at 905-372-6821, the Northumberland OPP at 905-372-5421 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.