Police & the Community


A Brazen Daytime Theft from Staples

A Brazen Daytime Theft from Staples
September 27th, 2017 - Police & the Community

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a male following a theft at Staples, located at 36 Barrie View Drive, in the City of Barrie.

Video surveillance captured the incident just after 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 23, 2017. The suspect walked directly to the back of the store and selected a Bell and Uniden telephone system. Despite the boxes being wrapped with security devices the male quickly walked out of the store carrying the merchandise, and fled southbound on foot.

The suspect is described as;

  • Male, white
  • Medium build
  • Wearing a baseball hat, sunglasses, grey and black “Puma” sweater and jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to Constable Peters of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025, ext.2596, jpeters@barriepolice.ca or to remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or leave an anonymous tip online at www.tipsubmit.com

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford #7419
Occurrence: BA17047772