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Street Crime Unit Arrests Two and Seizes Firearm, Drugs and Cash

Street Crime Unit Arrests Two and Seizes Firearm, Drugs and Cash
December 6th, 2017 - Police & the Community

After a week long investigation, Barrie Police Street Crime Unit has charged two people with drug and firearms related offences. 

On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 the investigation concluded with a male and female arrested after observed trafficking from their rental vehicle.  Upon arrest, detectives located a loaded automatic handgun as well as a various quantities of crack and powder cocaine, fentanyl, heroin and a quantity of cash. 

Seized Items:

  1. Loaded .38 caliber automatic handgun
  2. Quantity of crack and powder cocaine
  3. Quantity of Fentanyl 
  4. Quantity of Heroin
  5. Over $7500 in Canadian Currency
Charged Persons List of Charges
29-year-old Barrie female
  • Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm
  • Knowledge of Unauthorized Possession of Firearm
  • Occupation of a Motor Vehicle knowing there was Firearm
  • Possession of Loaded Prohibited or Restricted Firearm
  • Cary Firearm, weapon, prohibited device or ammunition in a careless manner
  • Carry Concealed weapon
  • Possession of Controlled Substance- Cocaine
  • Possession of Controlled Substance- Heroin
  • Possession of Controlled Substance- Other Drugs
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking x 3
  • Fail to Comply with Probation Order x 2
  • Fail to Comply with Recognizance x 3
  • Possession of a Firearm or Ammunition contrary to Probation Order x 2

28-year-old Barrie male

  • Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm
  • Knowledge of Unauthorized Possession of Firearm
  • Occupation of a Motor Vehicle knowing there was Firearm
  • Possession of Loaded Prohibited or Restricted Firearm
  • Cary Firearm, weapon, prohibited device or ammunition in a careless manner
  • Carry Concealed weapon
  • Possession of Controlled Substance- Cocaine
  • Possession of Controlled Substance- Heroin
  • Possession of Controlled Substance- Other Drugs
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking x 3
  • Possession of a Firearm or Ammunition contrary to Probation Order x 2

It is believed the street value of the drugs and cashed seized in relation to this investigation exceeds $10,000. Investigators feel this seizure and the arrests of these individuals will result in a substantial dent in the drugs reaching the streets of Barrie.

The public is reminded that anyone who may have information into the illegal distribution or possession of drugs can anonymously report to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at www.tipsubmit.com

Occurrence #: BA17060380

Prepared by: Constable N. Rodgers #6180