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UPDATE: One Arrested, One Outstanding in Theft of Phone

UPDATE: One Arrested, One Outstanding in Theft of Phone
September 12th, 2017 - Police & the Community

UPDATE: Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Barrie Police Service has identified and arrested Suspect #2, the male responsible for removing the cell phone from the store, at 6:20pm on Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 in a back yard on Bayfield Street after a brief foot pursuit.  Upon arrest, the officers located the stolen property discarded in the bush where the male was arrested.  A 23-year-old Barrie male has been charged with Theft Under $5000 and Possession of Stolen Property.  He will appear in Barrie court in October to answer to his charges.  

At this time Suspect #1 is still unknown to police.  Anyone with information on the identity of this male can contact PC C Conroy of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2795 or email at cconroy@barriepolice.ca. Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at www.tipsubmit.com


Barrie Police Service are currently looking to identify two males after a theft in a north end business.

On Sunday, September 10th, 2017 at 4:10pm two males entered Staples, located at 561 Bayfield Street in the City of Barrie, and proceeded directly to the cell phone area. The males split, both circling around stalling suspiciously near the cell phones, one time even causing the alarm attached to sound.  The first suspect left the store and proceeded southbound on Bayfield Street on foot.  The second suspect grabbed a black Samsung Galaxy A5 display, setting off the alarm and fled on foot from the store.  He was last seen leaving the parking lot in a grey Toyota RAV4 with a missing spare tire on the rear.

Suspect #1:

  • Male, white
  • Brown hair
  • Wearing aviator style sunglasses, a green army jacket and blue jeans

Suspect #2:

  • Male, white
  • Crew cut hair
  • Wearing a purple sweater with yellow writing "EVERY DAY IM HUSTLIN"

Police are continuing their investigation at this time and wish for anyone who may have information to please contact PC C Conroy of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2795 or email at cconroy@barriepolice.ca. Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at www.tipsubmit.com

Occurrence #: BA17045174

Prepared by: Constable N. Rodgers #6180

 

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Suspect #1Suspect #2- Arrested