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Multiple Charges Result From Shoplifting Arrest

Officers of the Cobourg Police Service have charged a male with numerous offences after responding to a report of shoplifting at a downtown establishment.

On Monday May 6, 2019, at approximately 3:07pm, Cobourg Police officers responded to a business on Albert Street, after receiving a report of a male leaving the premises with merchandise that had not been paid for. 

As a result of the police investigation, 27 year old Dustin MITCHELL of Cobourg is charged with theft under $5000 contrary to section 334(b) of the Criminal Code, Possession of Property obtained by Crime contrary to section 355(b), Fail to comply with Probation Order x2 contrary to section 733.1(1) of the Criminal Code, Fail to Comply with a Recognizance x6 contrary to section 145(3) of the Criminal Code.

Dustin MITCHELL was held in police custody for a Bail Hearing for May 7, 2019.