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Suspects Sought Following Cabela's Theft

Suspects Sought Following Cabela's Theft
December 19th, 2017 - Police & the Community

The Barrie Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify two (2) suspects following a theft at Cabela’s, located at 50 Concert Way, in the City of Barrie.

On Saturday, December 9, 2017, at 2:30 p.m., two suspects targeted Cabela’s fishing department with a plan. While browsing through the department, one suspect managed to distract an employee, while the other suspect removed a security device from a Vexilar Fish Finder. The suspect then quickly placed the product into a shopping cart and left the store, without making any attempt to pay for the item.

The suspects were captured on video surveillance leaving the parking-lot in a silver two-door Mercedes.

The investigation is ongoing.

The suspects are described as;

Suspect 1

  • Male, Asian (30-35 yrs.)
  • 140lbs., 5"4'
  • Black hair –short
  • Wearing a black shirt, black winter jacket with a fur-lined hood and blue jeans.

Suspect  2

  • Male, Asian (50-55 yrs.)
  • 170lbs., 5”7’
  • Black hair – shaved on both sides
  • Wearing glasses, grey shirt, black jacket and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Matte of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025, ext.2557, pmatte@barriepolice.ca , or contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS, or online at www.tipsubmit.com 

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford #7419
Occurrence: BA17062469




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