COBOURG-Northumberland OPP and the Cobourg Police Service (CPS) have located the suspect vehicle in relation to a fatal shooting investigation in the downtown area of the Town of Cobourg.
On Monday, June 27, 2022, at 10:06 a.m., the CPS responded to a report of gunshots in the downtown area. 37-year-old Rohan Pyne from Scarborough was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries, where he was pronounced deceased. Pyne was reportedly a partner in the Jamaican Patty House restaurant on King Street where the shooting took place.
Two suspects were reported to have left the scene in a black Lexus Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV), which had been reported as stolen. Police say the vehicle was located abandoned in Markham later that day.
Investigators are asking for the public’s assistance. Anyone with dash cam video, who may have been in the King Street East and Division Street area in the Town of Cobourg on June 27, 2022, between the hours of 9:15 a.m. and 10:15 a.m., is asked to contact police.
Police say this incident is believed to be isolated and there is no concern for public safety.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation should immediately contact the Northumberland OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000. You can also submit information online at www.stopcrimehere.ca.