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Barrie Police Detectives Kept Busy Overnight

Barrie Police Detectives Kept Busy Overnight
July 9th, 2019 - Police & the Community

As a result of a number of ongoing investigations being conducted by detectives from the Barrie Police Investigative Services, last night, two males were arrested and are now facing a slew of criminal charges for their involvement in a number of occurrences which date back to May 24, 2019.

A 27-year old Barrie resident is facing two counts of Break and Enter for occurrences that occurred at homes located on Duckworth Street (May 24, 2019) and Ottaway Avenue (July 7, 2019). He was also involved with a theft from the Walmart located on Bayfield Street on Sunday, July 7, 2019 where three PlayStation 4 gaming consoles were taken. This male is also facing three additional charges of Possession of Property Obtained by Crime and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Barrie on August 7, 2019.

The second arrest involves a 24-year old male who has been held in custody for a Bail Hearing which is scheduled to take place today at the Ontario Court of Justice located in Barrie. This male was responsible for the violent Robbery that occurred on Friday, July 5, 2019 at 41 Dunlop Street East, a theft from the Shoppers Drug Mart located at the Wellington Plaza on July 3, 2019, the theft and assault from the Walmart on Sunday, July 7, 2019 and an unreported assault with a weapon on his co-accused that occurred on July 6, 2019. The following is a breakdown of the charges that this individual is facing:

  • Breach of Probation (4 Counts)
  • Robbery
  • Assault (2 Counts)
  • Assault Cause Bodily Harm
  • Assault with a Weapon
  • Possession of Property Obtained by Crime
  • Utter Threats

The Barrie Police wish to thank the public for their assistance in helping resolve these occurrences and identify the persons responsible for these incidents that have occurred in our community.

Prepared by: Peter Leon
                     Corporate Communications Coordinator

Occurrences: BA19036534
                      BA19027842
                      BA19037207
                      BA19037311
                      BA19037645

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Barrie Police Detectives Kept Busy Overnight