Police & the Community


Box of Sixteen Cartons of Cigarettes Stolen

Box of Sixteen Cartons of Cigarettes Stolen
December 28th, 2017 - Police & the Community

On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017 at 6:13 pm a male entered the Circle K located at 149 Dunlop Street East, in the City of Barrie walking directly to the rear of the store.  The suspect waited for the attendant to serve a customer, opened a door and gained access to the restricted office.  

Once inside the office, the suspect selected a box of cigarettes containing sixteen (16) cartons. The suspect picked the box up and exited the restricted office area then concealed the box behind shelving, and waited for the attendant to serve another customer, before exiting the store with the box. The total loss is over $1600.00 to the store owner.

Stolen Property: 

  1. Two (2) Cartons of Players Smooth
  2. Five (5) Cartons of John Players Smooth
  3. Nine (9) Cartons of Pallmall King Size


  • Male, white
  • Approximately 30 years 
  • Slim build 
  • Wearing a light coloured blue jays hat, multi coloured scarf, black leather jacket, blue jeans, black gloves and black framed glasses 

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 bbromely@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 #: BA17063803

Prepared by: Constable N. Rodgers #6180