Police & the Community


Police Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

Police Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect
June 1st, 2018 - Police & the Community

The Barrie Police is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect following a theft.

On Sunday, May 20, 2018, police were called to a convenience store, located on Owen Street, in the City of Barrie, for a report of a theft. The suspect had entered the store requesting to purchase a lottery ticket. Upon the clerk presenting the lottery tickets, the suspect quickly grab numerous tickets and ran out of the store. He was observed by witnesses fleeing the area in a silver hatchback.

The investigation is ongoing.

  The suspect is described as:

  • Male, black
  • Slim build
  • Black goatee
  • Wearing a blue suit, white shirt and a fedora hat.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Wright of the Barrie Police Service at jwright@barriepolice.ca or to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com 

Tipsters now have the option of downloading the P3 Tips App from the Apple iTunes Store or from Google Play and submitting a tip directly from their cell phones. 

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford #7419
Occurrence # BA18024037


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