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News Release: November 2, 2018

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Prepared by: Corporate Communications
Posted: November 2, 2018
Occurrence Type: Residential Search Warrant Executed
Occurrence #: BA18054873
Date: Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 9:00pm

On Thursday, November 1, 2018, Investigators from Barrie Police Investigative Services, along with the support of Street Crime, Tactical Support, and K9 Unit, executed a search warrant in the City of Barrie.

Following a lengthy investigation in relation to a mid-October home invasion, in which all parties involved were known to each other, a search warrant was executed at a residence on Cook Street. Police seized two handguns and a quantity of ammunition.

A 23-year-old Barrie man has been charged with: numerous firearms-related offences, one count of Possession of Property Obtained by Crime, and Robbery, two counts of Break and Enter, and three counts of Assault with a Weapon. The 23-year-old appeared in an Ontario Court of Justice in Barrie on Friday, November 2, 2018, and was remanded into custody.

A 24-year-old Barrie man has been charged with: numerous firearms-related offences, Possession of Property Obtained by Crime, Robbery, and Break and Enter. The 24-year-old appeared in an Ontario Court of Justice in Barrie on Friday, November 2, 2018, and was remanded into custody.

Prepared by:  Corporate Communications Coordinator
                      Jennett Mays

Occurrence: BA18054873