A man is dead after a daylight shooting in downtown Cobourg on Monday morning.

It happened near King and Division streets at around 10:05 a.m.

Police say that the victim was rushed to hospital but succumbed to his injuries a short time later.

No information has been released about potential suspects at this time.

“This is an active investigation. The area has been locked down until further notice,” a release from the Cobourg Police Service states.

More to come…