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Police Looking to ID Male for Theft of Seafood, Deli, Dairy and Candy

Police Looking to ID Male for Theft of Seafood, Deli, Dairy and Candy
November 6th, 2017 - Police & the Community

Barrie Police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying a suspect in connection to a theft of various frivolous food items from a southwest end grocery store. 

On Friday, November 3rd, 2017 at 4:15pm the male suspect entered the Zehrs located at 11 Bryne Drive, in the City of Barrie, heading directly to the seafood section of the store.  The male collected various items before heading towards the other side of the store selecting items in the deli, dairy and various confectionary items.  He exited the store making no attempt to pay for the item and when confronted by Loss Prevention in the parking lot, the male fled on foot towards Essa Road.


  • Male, white
  • 6 feet tall, heavy build 
  • Short brown hair
  • Wearing black sweater with distinct markings on it, red Adidas pants, black socks and black sandals

Police are continuing their investigation at this time and wish for anyone who may have information to please contact PC B Bromley of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2780 or email at bbromley@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 #: BA17054964

Prepared by: Constable N. Rodgers #6180