Male Charged with Theft and Assault
The Cobourg Police Service has charged an adult male with Theft and Assault.
On Sunday, the 22nd of March, 2015, a male was observed shoplifting in a local business. When confronted by store employees, the male assaulted an employee before fleeing the scene. The employee received minor injuries as a result of the assault. Police located and arrested the male suspect a short time later.
37 year old Larry Gregersen of Scarborough is charged with Theft under $5000, Possession of Property obtained by Crime, and Assault under the Criminal Code as well as Possession of a Controlled Substance under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.
Larry Gregersen was released on a Promise to Appear and an Undertaking with conditions and given an adult court date of the 22nd of April, 2015.