At approximately 9:30 a.m. on April 10, 2019, Police responded to a business in the northwest part of Cobourg for a male that was attempting to cash a fraudulent cheque. Police attended the area and located a male known to Police.
As a result, 42 year old Chad JENKINS of Cobourg was arrested for Uttering a Forged Document and possession of property obtained by crime.
JENKINS was transported to the Cobourg Police Service and then to the Ontario Court of Justice to await a bail hearing.
Anyone with information on this or other crimes can contact the Cobourg Police Service 905-372-6821 or Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-8477.
Note: The Cobourg Police Service reminds business owners of the importance of maintaining and updating video surveillance equipment. Quality images help to identify suspects, can aid in arrests and have a tremendous impact during court proceedings.