The Cobourg Police have charged a woman, after responding to a report of shoplifting.
On Monday the 24th of September, 2018, at approximately 10:15 pm, police responded to a business on Strathy Road, after receiving a report of a female fleeing the area with a bag of stolen merchandise.
As a result of a subsequent police investigation, Police located and arrested 27 year old Crystal-Lynn Sparks of Cobourg. Sparks is charged with theft under $5000 and Possession of Property obtained by crime under the Criminal Code. The accused was subsequently held in the custody of the Cobourg Police Service, scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice for a bail hearing on the 25th day of September 2018.