Cobourg Police and Fire Department responded to a fire at a former encampment on Thursday, September 28, 2023.
At approximately 3:40 p.m. emergency services were notified after a number of people saw smoke coming from the wooded area across from the VIA station on Division Street.
A fire at a former encampment was discovered, and extinguished.
Emergency services have attended the area numerous time for encampment fires.
Around the area a number of needles and drug paraphernalia was also found near the fire.