This date at approximately 07:35, members of the Cobourg Police Service arrested a male for attempt theft. The suspect male was witnessed by a neighbor in the Maplewood Cres. area attempting to enter a vehicle. The accused male was located in the East House Blvd. area after a search of the area by Police.
19 year old, Owen DAWE is charged with attempt Theft Under $5000 contrary to the Criminal Code.
Owen DAWE was released on a Promise to Appear/Officer-in-Charge undertaking with a court date of 26h of August 2015.
Cobourg Police are reminding residents within the Town of Cobourg to make sure they lock their vehicles to prevent theft.
Cobourg Police would like to thank the citizen call to Police regarding suspicious activity. Actions by the citizen call to police lead to arrest and charge of accused male . Cobourg Police support any assistance from citizens of Cobourg regarding suspicious activity within the Town of Cobourg.