On October 28, 2018, at about 01:45AM, officers of the Cobourg Police Service were dispatched
to a reported fire at the CN yards, located north of the local VIA rail station.
The yards, located at 649 George Street, saw extensive fire damage done to two structures on the
property, as a result of the fire.
Considering the cause of the fire to be suspicious at this time, the Cobourg Police are working in
conjunction with CN Police and the Ontario Fire Marshal’s Office to investigate the fire and its cause.
Any member of the public, who may have information in regards to this fire is urged to report it to a
member of the Cobourg Police Service, by calling the station at 905-372-6821. As well, you can call
Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 to provide anonymous information. If your information leads to a
charge or an arrest, you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.00.