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Suspect sought in early morning armed robbery

Suspect sought in early morning armed robbery
June 14th, 2019 - Police & the Community

Barrie Police are searching for a suspect in an armed robbery that occurred at a convenience store on St. Vincent Street in Barrie early this morning.

On Friday, June 14, 2019, just before 2:00 a.m., the suspect entered a convenience store located at 149 St. Vincent Street in Barrie. The suspect displayed a gun and demanded that the clerk open the till. The suspect obtained a quantity of cash and cigarettes before fleeing on foot towards Duckworth Street. The employee was not physically injured as a result of the incident.

Police are now seeking the assistance of the community in identifying the suspect.

The suspect is described as:

  • Male, black
  • Approximately 6”0” tall
  • Medium build

The suspect was wearing:

  • Black baseball cap with a black design on the front (possibly a “Jordan Jumpman” hat)
  • Black hooded sweatshirt
  • Black pants with zipper or chain on left pocket
  • Black bandana with white pattern covering his face
  • Black shoes with a tag on the heel
  • White glove on left hand, no glove on right hand
     

Investigating officers are asking anyone who may have information to please contact Detective Constable Ford of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2507 or [email protected]. Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com.

Occurrence #:           BA19032259
Prepared by:             Jennett Mays, Corporate Communications Coordinator

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