Police & the Community


Police Seeking Woman Following A Brazen Afternoon Theft

Police Seeking Woman Following A Brazen Afternoon Theft
February 27th, 2017 - Police & the Community

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect who is wanted for a theft from Zehrs, located at 620 Yonge Street, in the City of Barrie.

On Sunday February 26, 2017, just after 3:30 p.m. a woman was captured on video surveillance brazenly by-passing cashiers, and making no attempt to pay for the various groceries, electronics and cosmetics products she had selected. The woman was stopped outside by a loss prevention officer, although refused to cooperate and fled on foot.  

The items were recovered and is estimated at $1,450.00. The investigation is ongoing.

The suspect is described as;

  • Female, white
  • Medium build, 5’5”
  • Long brown hair
  • Glasses – brown frame
  • Wearing a black “ECKO” zip-up sweater and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to Constable Rose of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025, ext.2731, drose@barriepolice.ca , or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, or leave an anonymous tip online at www.tipsubmit.com

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford #7419
Occurrence: BA17009707