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Early Morning Armed Robbery

Early Morning Armed Robbery
June 29th, 2018 - Police & the Community

Investigators with the Barrie Police Service are seeking public assistance in identifying four suspects following a gas station convenience store robbery.

On Friday, June 29, 2018, just after 2:00 a.m., four suspects entered the Circle K Esso Gas Station, located at 99 Mapleview Drive, East, in the City of Barrie. One suspect had been armed with a handgun and the second suspect was armed with a knife. The suspect armed with the handgun made a demand for cash and cigarettes, while the other three other suspects selected various items from throughout the store and placed them into the bags that they had been carrying.  

Once the employee complied with the demand the suspects fled the store on foot with a quantity of cash and cigarettes. The employee was not physically injured as result of the incident.

The investigation is ongoing.

Suspects are described as;

Suspect #1            

  • Male, white
  • 16 to 18 years
  • 5’8” to 6’
  • Thin build
  • Wearing an orange toque, red bandana covering lower face, orange glove on right hand, black hoodie, black jogging pants, black shoes and carrying a black backpack and armed with a handgun

Suspect #2

  • Male, white
  • 16 to 18 years
  • 5’6” to 5”8”
  • Medium build
  • Wearing a grey shirt covering his head and face, blue t-shirt, jeans (ripped), “Adidas” sandals and carrying a black bag.

Suspect #3

  • Female, white
  • 16 to 18 years
  • 5’5” to 5’6”
  • Small build
  • Wearing a black cloth covering lower face, two-toned blue hoodie, beige pants and brown boots

Suspect #4

  • Male, white
  • 16 to 18 years
  • 5’8” to 6’
  • Thin build
  • Wearing a black cloth covering lower face, grey hoodie, black pants , blue/black running shoes, carrying a black backpack and armed with a knife

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sergeant Berriault of the Barrie Police Criminal Investigation Services at 705-725-7025, ext. 2129, dberriault@barriepolice.ca or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com 

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford #7419
Occurrence # BA18031915