Police Seek Public Assistance following an incident in the Town of Cobourg

Investigators with the Cobourg Police Service request the public’s assistance learning about an incident that took place early this morning.

COBOURG (August 11, 2021) – Cobourg Police will be canvassing downtown Cobourg after receiving a report of a man covered in blood.

Just before 5:00 am on Wednesday, August 11, 2021, police received a report of an individual covered in blood near Division Street and Munroe Street.   

Upon arrival, police located a man, bleeding from the left side of his face. Police called an ambulance, and the man was brought to the hospital to receive treatment. Police investigation revealed that the male had been struck by an unknown object. 

This is believed to be an isolated event, and there is no concern for public safety at this time. 

Members of the Cobourg Police Service will be canvassing the area. Residents who live in the area or were present around the time of the incident are asked to check their security cameras or dash cameras in the event that the incident was captured on video. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Cobourg Police Service Criminal Investigations Branch, Detective Constable Egas, at 905-372-6821 Ext. 2202 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers by phone by calling 1-800-222-TIPS or online by visiting stopcrimehere.ca.

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