On September 20, 2021, police received a report that a man broke into a residence and assaulted an occupant inside a residence in the east end of Cobourg. Police arrived at the home and began an investigation.
As a result of the investigation, James EAKIN, a 46-year-old man from Colborne, was charged with the following offence:
- Break and enter with intent to commit assault section 348(1)(a) of the Criminal Code of Canada.
The man was released on an undertaking with release conditions.