At approximately 9:30 p.m. on May 3, 2019 while on patrol, police recognized a male wanted for assault and theft from an earlier investigation. The male was arrested and transported to the Cobourg Police Service where he was held and later released by way of a Promise to Appear and an Undertaking with a court date in June 2019.
As a result of the investigation, 41 year old Robert BREMNER of Cobourg was arrested and charged with Assault, Theft Under $5000 and Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5000 as well as Possession of a Schedule 1 substance.
Note: The Cobourg Police Service reminds business owners 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.