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Male Arrested and Charged for Sexual Assault

Male Arrested and Charged for Sexual Assault
March 17th, 2017 - Police & the Community

(Update) Friday, April 7, 2017

Investigators have identified an individual following an incident that took place on Sunday, February, 19, 2017.

On Friday, April, 7, 2017, a 26-year-old Barrie man was arrested and charged with Forcible Confinement and Sexual Assault. The victim did not sustain and physical injuries, and police believe this to be an isolated incident. He will appear in an Ontario Court of Justice in the City of Barrie, in May.

Due to the sensitive nature of this ongoing investigation, specific details of the incident cannot be released at this time. However, Investigators would like to thank the public foe their tips and various media outlets for their assistance.

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford #7419
Occurrence: BA17008389


Investigators Looking to Speak with a Male

Barrie Police Investigative Services Division is currently investigating an incident that took place in downtown Barrie, throughout the early hours of Sunday, February 19, 2017.

Due to the sensitive nature of this ongoing investigation, specific details of the incident cannot be released at this time; however investigators are looking to speak with a male who may have information relevant to the investigation.

Investigators have released a picture of an individual and urge him to contact police.  Additionally, anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable Todd of Investigative Services at (705)725-7025 ext. 2775 or jtodd@barriepolice.ca . If you wish to remain anonymous 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: BA17008389