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Officer Assaulted While Investigating Fight

On Thursday the 5th of September, 2019, at approximately 3:30 pm, Cobourg Police attended the parking lot of an apartment complex for an unknown disturbance involving a physical altercation between two men.  One of the involved men left the scene prior to police arrival while the second man assaulted a police officer when being questioned about the original incident.  No injuries occurred as a result of the assault.

37 year old Ryan Smith of Cobourg was charged with Assault Police and Fail to Comply with Probation.  He was released on a Promise to Appear with an impending court date and an Officer In Charge Undertaking with conditions.