On October 28, 2018, at about 01:45AM, members of the Cobourg Fire Department and the Cobourg Police Service were dispatched to a reported fire at the CN yards, located north of the local VIA rail station. The fire caused extensive damage to buildings located on the property.
Considering the cause of the fire to be suspicious at this time, the Cobourg Police are working
with the Cobourg Fire Department, CN Police and the Ontario Fire Marshal’s Office to investigate the fire and its cause.
If anyone has any information on the incident, please contact the Cobourg Police Service at 905-372-2243 or Crime stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.