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Arrest - A Crime of Opportunity Caught on Video Surveillance

Arrest - A Crime of Opportunity Caught on Video Surveillance
August 21st, 2018 - Police & the Community

(Update) A 19-year-old Barrie woman has been arrested and charged with Theft Under $5,000. She will appear in a Barrie Court of Justice in September. 

Thank you to the community and local media outlets for your assistance. 

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford #7419
Occurrence: BA18040256


The Barrie Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect following a theft which occurred at Pizza Pizza, located at 59 High Street, in the City of Barrie.

On Monday, July 30, 2018, a customer inadvertently left their wallet on the counter after leaving the store. When the customer returned to retrieve his wallet he observed all the money had been removed.

A further investigation provided police with video surveillance, which captured a woman removing items from the wallet and placing it back on the counter.

The investigation is ongoing.

The suspect is described as;

  • Female, white (20 to 25 yrs.)
  • Medium build, 5’6”
  • Brown hair - long
  • Wearing a green shirt, black pants and flip flops.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Steele of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025, ext. 2584, dsteele@barriepolice.ca or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford #7419
Occurrence: BA18040256