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ARREST: Theft from Locker, Theft from Vehicle and then Fraudulent Use of Credit Card

ARREST: Theft from Locker, Theft from Vehicle and then Fraudulent Use of Credit Card
October 19th, 2017 - Police & the Community

UPDATE: Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

Barrie Police Service have identified the female responsible for the theft and use of credit card in relation to various occurrences throughout the month of October. 

On Friday, October 6th, 2017 police received a report for a theft from Allendale Rec Center located at 190 Bayview Drive, in the City of Barrie, where the suspect obtained car keys and a cell phone from an unlocked locker, gaining access to a vehicle in the parking lot where a wallet and various cheques were stolen.  Subsequently, on Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 the victim was notified by Cheques 4 Cash, located at 79 Dunlop Street West, in the City of Barrie, that a female had attempted to deposit a cheque that belonged to the victim.  Police continued the investigation and became aware the accused used a stolen health card to identify herself when attempting to deposit the cheque.  The second victim was identified and advised police her wallet was stolen from her vehicle at Planet Fitness located at 320 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie, on Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017.

On Sunday, October 8th, 2017 the accused was arrested for shoplifting at No Frills located at 165 Wellington Street West, in the City of Barrie.  At the time of the arrest the female verbally identified herself as someone else, providing police with enough information to lead them to believe she was the person she identified herself as.  After the accused was released it was learned she had mislead police during the investigation. 

On Sunday, October 15th, 2017 the victim had the keys to his truck stolen out of a locker at East Bayfield Community Center located at 80 Livingstone Street East, in the City of Barrie. The suspect used his keys to enter his vehicle parked in the parking lot, stealing his wallet.  At 4:30pm the victim's credit card was used at the Shell Gas Station located at 204 Grove Street and then again at 4:37pm at the Mac's Convenience located at 149 St. Vincent Street.

The 32-year-old Barrie female was charged with:

  • Possession of Property Obtained by Crime x 11
  • Fraud Under $5000 x 6
  • Theft Under $5000 x 5
  • Use Credit Card x 5
  • Fail to Comply with Probation Order x 4
  • Identity Fraud x 4
  • Obstruct Peace Officer x 3
  • Utter Forged Document

The female was held pending a bail hearing in a Barrie Court Wednesday to answer to the list of charges. 

Occurrence #: BA17050379, BA17050881, BA17051698, BA17053139

Prepared by: Constable N. Rodgers #6180


UPDATE: Friday, October 20th, 2017

The Barrie Police Service have identified the female suspect and are continuing the investigation at this time.  Thank you for the tips and assistance in identifying the female.


After entering a locker and stealing a set of keys, a thief went to the parking lot and removed the victims wallet from his vehicle before using his credit card at various businesses in Barrie.

On Sunday, October 15th, 2017 the victim had the keys to his truck stolen out of a locker at East Bayfield Community Center located at 80 Livingstone Street East, in the City of Barrie. The suspect used his keys to enter his vehicle parked in the parking lot, stealing his wallet.  At 4:30pm the victim's credit card was used at the Shell Gas Station located at 204 Grove Street and then again at 4:37pm at the Mac's Convenience located at 149 St. Vincent Street.

Description:

  • Female. white
  • 30-40 years old, slim build
  • Brown hair
  • Wearing black & red and white hooded jackets or sweatshirts, carrying a backpack

Police are continuing their investigation at this time and wish for anyone who may have information to please contact PC C Thanasse of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2543 or email at cthanasse@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 #: BA17051698

Prepared by: Constable N. Rodgers #6180