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Arrested - Police Seeking the Whereabouts of Neil Foster

Arrested - Police Seeking the Whereabouts of Neil Foster
January 15th, 2018 - Police & the Community

(Update) Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Police have located 39-year-old Neil FOSTER, who had been wanted following a break and enter and two counts of theft under, which occurred on January 12 and 13, 2018. 

The accused will appear in an Ontario Court of Justice. 

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford #7419
Occurrence: BA18002036/BA18001928


WANTED - Police Seeking the Whereabouts of Neil Foster 
(Update) Thursday, February 22, 2018

Police are seeking public assistance to locate 39-year-old Neil FOSTER. He is wanted following a break and enter and a theft, that occurred in the City of Barrie. 

On Friday, January 12, 2018, the accused had been confronted by an employee while stealing merchandise from the back room of Circle K, located at 420 Leacock Drive. The accused fled on foot prior to police arriving. Then on Saturday, January 13, just before 8:00 a.m. the accused had broken into Joe's No Frills, located at 165 Wellington Street. The suspect gained entry through the front door and headed directly to the main office. Although, he quickly fled upon the early arrival of several employees.

Neil Foster is wanted for; Break and Enter and two counts of Theft Under $5,000. He is described as;

  • Male, white
  • Slim build, 5’10”
  • Brown hair - short
  • Glasses (black frame)
  • Last seen wearing a “Blue Jays” baseball hat, neon checkered scarf, navy blue peacoat jacket, blue jeans and black shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable G. Peters of the Barrie Police Service (705) 725-7025 ext.2761, gpeters@barriepolice.ca or to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or online at www.tipsubmit.ca 

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford #7419
Occurrence: BA18002036/BA18001928


Police Seeking Identity of Break and Enter Suspect

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect following a break and enter at Joe's No Frills.

On Saturday, January 13, 2018 just before 8:00 a.m., the suspect was caught on video surveillance breaking into Joe’s No Frills located at 165 Wellington Street, in the City of Barrie. The suspect gained entry through the front door and headed directly to the main office. He quickly fled upon the early arrival of several employees.

It is believed the same suspect is responsible for an attempt theft, which occurred on Friday, January 12, 2018, at Circle K, located at 420 Leacock Drive, in the City of Barrie. The suspect entered the back office, although was confronted by an employee and fled the area prior to police arriving.

The investigation is ongoing.

The suspect is described as;

  • Male, white
  • Slim build, 5’10”
  • Brown hair - short
  • Glasses (black frame)
  • Wearing a “Blue Jays” baseball hat, neon checkered scarf, navy blue peacoat jacket, blue jeans and black shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Smith of the Barrie Police Service (705) 725-7025 ext.2718, rsmith@barriepolice.ca or to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or online at www.tipsubmit.ca 

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford #7419
Occurrence: BA18002036/BA18001928