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Man charged with Mischief

Cobourg police were called on August 23, 2019 to attend the area of King St. and Division St. upon a report of a man throwing a beer bottle at a parked vehicle and then keying the vehicle causing significant paint damage to the vehicle. Cobourg resident Joseph Jukes, age 49, was arrested on scene and charged with the following offence:

  1. Mischief Under $5,000. Contrary to Criminal Code of Canada Sec. 430 (1)(A)

Jukes was released from custody on a Promise to Appear and an Officer in Charge Undertaking with a future court date.

The Cobourg Police Service encourages everyone to report any suspicious or criminal activity. If you have information that may help with an investigation, call Cobourg Police Service or anonymously on the Crime Stoppers "Hot Line", available to callers 24 hours a day, seven days a week. If your information leads to a charge or an arrest, you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.00.