Police & the Community


Suspect Sought for Several Gas Thefts

Suspect Sought for Several Gas Thefts
January 30th, 2018 - Police & the Community


The Barrie Police is seeking public assistance in identifying a suspect responsible for several gas thefts throughout the City of Barrie.

The suspect was caught on video surveillance stealing gas on Monday, December 18, 2017 from Petro Canada, located on Dunlop Street, West and on Sunday, January 21, 2018, from Shell Gas Station, located on Grove Street, South. 

He is operating a white, 2014 Hyundai Elantra GT Hatchback, bearing a stolen Ontario licence plate, BTXN 797.

The investigation is ongoing

The suspect is described as;

  • Male, white (25 to 30 yrs.)
  • Thin build. 6’0”
  • Wearing glasses, black baseball hat, grey zip up hoody, grey track pants and red shoes. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Carlson of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext.2691, mcarlson@barriepolice.ca or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or leave an anonymous tip at www.tipsubmit.com 

Prepared by: Constable Bamford #7419
Occurrence # BA16025413/ BA17062442