February 13, 2019 11:23 am

Cobourg police make quick arrest in alleged downtown Mr. Sub robbery

Cobourg police made a quick arrest in an alleged robbery at a sub shop on Tuesday night.

CHEX News file
A A

A man has been arrested following an alleged downtown robbery in Cobourg which occurred across from the police station.

Cobourg Police Service says around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, an officer responded to reports of a robbery in progress at Mr. Sub, a business on King Street West which is directly across the street from the police detachment.

READ MORE: Police investigate report of armed robbery at Lindsay business

Police say a man wearing a mask allegedly left the Mr. Sub with a small amount of cash stolen from a cash registrar.

The officer made a quick arrest of a suspect.

Jordan Cross, 23, was arrested and charged with robbery and disguise with intent.

He was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court in Cobourg on Wednesday.

Global News
Help us improve Globalnews.ca

© 2019 Global News, a division of Corus Entertainment Inc.

Report an error

Comments

Comments closed.

Due to the sensitive and/or legal subject matter of some of the content on globalnews.ca, we reserve the ability to disable comments from time to time.

Please see our Commenting Policy for more.