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Arrested - Vito Conforto - Theft of Gas

Arrested - Vito Conforto - Theft of Gas
August 9th, 2018 - Police & the Community

(Update) Monday, September 9, 2018

On Monday, September 9, 2018, police arrested and charged 41-year-old Vito Conforto following a theft of gas, that occurred at Esso Gas Station, located at 99 Mapleview Drive, in the City of Barrie, on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. 

Confronto has been charged with; Theft Under $5,000, and will appear in a Barrie Court of Justice, on Monday, October 1, 2018.

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford
Occurrence # BA18035587


Wanted Vito Conforto - Theft of Gas 

(Update) Wednesday, August 22, 2018

On Wednesday, July 18, 2018, a suspect was captured on video surveillance stealing gas from the Esso Gas Station, located at 99 Mapleview Drive, East, in the City of Barrie.

Police have received information which has led to the suspect being identified as Vito CONFORTO. He is wanted for Theft Under $5,000.

Anyone with information is asked to Constable Baker of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025, ext.2713, mbaker@barriepolice.ca , or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford
Occurrence # BA18035587


Wanted - Suspect Operating a Vehicle Equipped with Bogus Plates and Stealing Gas

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect following a theft of gas that occurred at Esso Gas Station.

On Wednesday, July 18, 2018, just after 5:30 p.m. a suspect had been captured on video surveillance stealing gas from Esso Gas Station, located at 99 Mapleview Drive, East, in the City of Barrie.   

Police have determined the vehicle driven by the suspect had been equipped licence plates not registered to the vehicle.

The investigation is ongoing.

The vehicle is described as;

  • Acura
  • Four-door, grey
  • Tinted windows
  • Equipped with  Ontario licence plates “CEXD 009””

The suspect is described as;

  • Male, white (40 to 45 yrs.)
  • Medium build
  • Dark hair – shaved at the sides and longer on the top
  • Wearing a black t-shirt, dark coloured cargo shorts, and black shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to Constable Baker of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025, ext.2713, mbaker@barriepolice.ca , or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford
Occurrence # BA18035587