Police & the Community


Duo Execute Quick Break and Enter

Duo Execute Quick Break and Enter
November 23rd, 2017 - Police & the Community

On the Friday, November 17th, 2017 at approximately 4:30am, police attended 71 Anne Street South  in the City of Barrie, in regards to a break and enter.  The alarm company called to report multiple hits to the Ultramar Gas Station and video surveillance showed two males smashed the front door just 10 minutes prior.  The males arrived in a light coloured 4 door sedan with both licence plates covered and brought with them large containers they quickly filled with, what is suspected to be, over $8000 of cigarettes.  Upon viewing external footage, it was learned the suspects also pried open the coin vacuum collecting an unknown amount of change.  The vehicle was last seen heading north on Anne Street approximately 3 minutes after making entry to the store.

Suspect #1:

  • Thin build
  • Short, light colored hair
  • Light coloured baseball hat
  • Scarf around his face
  • Dark gloves

Suspect #2:

  • Heavy build
  • Goatee or scruffy beard
  • Light coloured hoodie
  • Light toque
  • Light coloured gloves

Police are continuing their investigation at this time and wish for anyone who may have information to please contact PC K Hemington of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2763 or khemington@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

The Barrie Police Service reminds business owners of the importance of maintaining and updating video surveillance equipment. Quality images helps to identify suspects and can aid in arrests and have a tremendous impact during court proceedings.

See additional photos below including photo of suspect vehicle.

Occurrence #: BA17057220

Prepared by: Constable N. Rodgers #6180

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