Police & the Community


Police Investigate Theft of Golf Equipment

Police Investigate Theft of Golf Equipment
December 24th, 2018 - Police & the Community

The Barrie Police Service is appealing to the public for assistance after a theft was reported in the City of Barrie.

On Saturday, December 8, 2018, police attended the Golf Town store located at Park Place after a male on three occasions that afternoon attended the store and stole 24 golf rangefinders which are valued at almost $12 000. It was later determined that the thefts occurred between 2:09 p.m. and 2:26 p.m. and were captured on closed circuit security cameras.

The suspect is described as male, white, approximately 55-60 years, slim build, around 5'11 - 6'0, blue jeans, black jacket and black winter hat. He was believed to be driving a silver coloured sport utility type vehicle.

Anyone with information on this theft is asked to contact Constable Smith of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025, ext. 2718 or by email at rsmith@barriepolice.ca. You can also contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com.

Prepared by: Peter Leon
                     Corporate Communications Coordinator

Occurrence: BA18061305

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Example of Stolen Rangefinder