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MISSING: 61-year-old Carolyn Pringle

MISSING: 61-year-old Carolyn Pringle
June 21st, 2017 - Police & the Community

UPDATE: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 @ 12:45pm

Barrie Police have concluded the search for missing 61-year-old Carolyn Pringle. She was located safe by police at a Grove Street residence shortly before 12:30pm. 

Thank you to the the public and media outlets for assistance during the search and location of the missing person. 


UPDATED DESCRIPTION:

  • Female, white
  • 4'8", 95lbs
  • Grey collar length hair (possibly in a pony tail)
  • Shuffles with one arm pulled towards chest when walking

UPDATE: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Barrie Police are continuing their search this morning for missing 61-year-old female Carolyn Pringle.  It is now believed she is not wearing her blue jacket as originally thought.  Carolyn requires medication for a pre-existing medical condition and may be confused and disoriented. 

The female often frequents Tim Horton's and walks the malls of Barrie. Please share descriptors of Carolyn to ensure anyone working or visiting these areas can assist in locating her.

Carolyn is described as:

  • 4'8", 95lbs
  • Slight, small build
  • Medium brown hair, in ponytail
  • Wearing light blue track pants, white top, & dark button up cardigan

*Police currently do not have an up-to-date photo of the female however the one attached is a strong resemblance to her current stature and facial features.

Anyone with information is asked to call Barrie Police Service immediately at 705-725-7025 and speak to dispatch.


Barrie Police Service is currently asking for the public's assistance in locating 61-year-old female Carolyn Pringle, who went missing from her residence on Peel Street, in the City of Barrie, sometime before 6:30pm on Wednesday, June 21st, 2017. 

Police are concerned for her safety as Carolyn requires medication for a pre-existing medical condition and may be confused and disoriented.  It is out of the norm for Carolyn to leave her residence this length of time, at night, or off her usual route.  She was last seen walking northbound on Peel Street. 

Carolyn is described as:

  • 4'8", 95lbs
  • Slight, small build
  • Medium brown hair, in ponytail
  • Wearing blue jacket, light blue track pants, white top, & dark button up cardigan

*Police currently do not have an up-to-date photo of the female for distribution

Anyone with information is asked to call Barrie Police Service immediately at 705-725-7025

Prepared by: Constable N. Rodgers #6180
Occurrence: BA17030405