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News Release: February 5, 2018

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News Release

Prepared by: Corporate Communications
Posted: February 5, 2018
Occurrence Type: Police Looking to ID Suspicious Vehicle and Driver
Occurrence #: BA18005967
Date: Monday, February 5, 2018 - 9:00pm

Barrie Police Service is looking for the public's assistance in locating a suspicious vehicle in the area between Bayfield Street & Ferris Lane and Anne Street North & Austen Lane between 9:00 and 10:00 am on Monday, February 5th, 2018.  

The vehicle was first spotted in a plaza on Ferris Lane shortly after 9:00am and was periodically observed in the area of Bayfield Street, Cundles Road and Anne Street North within the hour.  The single occupant of the car, a male driver, stopped in a driveway on Anne Street North with his window down and attempted to speak to a female walking along the sidewalk.

Description of the vehicle:

  • Small, older model
  • Four (4) door
  • Grey in colour with black door handles

Description of driver:

  • Male, white
  • Bald, clean shaven
  • Approximately 40 to 50-years-old
  • Wearing a dark coloured coat

Anyone who may have information on this vehicle or the driver is asked to contact PC D Dallaire of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext 2928 or ddallaire@barriepolice.ca.  Any business or residence along this route that may have video surveillance facing the street is asked to contact the investigating officer to aid in the investigation. 

Occurrence #: BA18005967

Prepared by: Constable N. Rodgers #6180