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Identity of Suspect Sought Following Armed Robbery

Identity of Suspect Sought Following Armed Robbery
January 29th, 2018 - Police & the Community

Investigators with the Barrie Police Service are seeking public assistance in identifying a suspect following a convenience store robbery.

On Sunday, January 28, 2018, just before 3:00 a.m., a suspect entered Circle K Convenience store, located on Leacock Drive, in the City of Barrie, armed with a hand gun. The suspect stole an undisclosed quantity of money.

Video surveillance captured the suspect fleeing the parking lot in a pick-up truck. Investigators are also looking for a second vehicle, believed to be a four-door white Kia. The vehicle was seen arriving minutes prior to the robbery and later fleeing the area with the pick-up truck.   

The employee was the only occupant and did not suffer any physical injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.

The suspect is described as;

  • Male, white
  • 5’4”, medium build
  • Wearing a dark cloth or bandana over his face, baseball hat, white long sleeve shirt, grey “Roots” hoodie and blue jeans.
  • Carrying a black handgun.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable Rasmussens of the Barrie Police Criminal Investigation Services at 705-725-7025, ext. 2751, mrasmussens@barriepolice.ca  or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or leave an anonymous tip at www.tipsubmit.com

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford #7419
Occurrence # BA18004645

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Suspect Photo Suspect Vehicle Kia - Second vehicle