Police & the Community


Police Seeking Identity of Shoppers Drug Mart Thief

Police Seeking Identity of Shoppers Drug Mart Thief
October 15th, 2018 - Police & the Community

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

On Saturday, October 13, 2018, at approximately 8:00 a.m., an unknown female attended the Shoppers Drug Mart, located at 420 Essa Road, and concealed various healthcare products in a small white garbage can and left the store without making any attempt to pay for the items. The investigation is ongoing.

The suspect is described as;

  • Female (20 to 30 yrs.)
  • Medium build
  • Long black hair in a ponytail
  • Wearing grey pants, light coloured running shoes, black patterned sweatshirt and carrying a small white oval garbage can with a lid

Anyone with information that may be able to assist is asked to contact Constable Watt of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2627 or cwatt@barriepolice.ca or to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com .

Prepared by: Jennett Mays
                     Corporate Communications Coordinator
Occurrence: BA18051581