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News Release: September 13, 2017

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News Release

Prepared by: Corporate Communications
Posted: September 13, 2017
Occurrence Type: Suspect Sought in Fail to Remain
Occurrence #: BA17044367
Date: Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 11:35pm

Barrie Police Service is currently looking for the public's assistance in locating a vehicle involved in a suspicious fail to remain collision.

On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at approximately 11:35pm a vehicle was parked on the side of the road on Peel Street, in the City of Barrie.  The owner returned home to notice damage to the rear, driver side bumper.  As they were inspecting the damage a black Pontiac, believed to be either a Grand Prix or G6, drove by slowly with obvious damage to the front passenger bumper.  The suspicious vehicle turned and returned slowly down the street and as the victim approached to speak to the driver, the vehicle sped away mounting the curb at Sophia Street and Owen Street.

Police are asking for anyone who may have information on the suspect vehicle or driver to please contact PC D Watson of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2755 or email at dwatson@barriepolice.ca. Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at www.tipsubmit.com

Occurrence #: BA17044367

Prepared by: Constable N. Rodgers #6180