Tuesday, August 27, 2019 – On Saturday, July 27, 2019, shortly after 3:00 a.m., Barrie Police responded to an incident on Dunlop Street between Bayfield Street and Maple Avenue where a 28-year-old man was found suffering from stab wounds.

Exactly one month later, the victim is still in serious condition, and warrants currently exist for two suspects, who are believed to be in the Greater Toronto Area.

Police are asking the public for assistance in locating these two men, and anyone with information is urged to contact police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or www.p3tips.com.

Vishwanath Mangal

  • 22 years old
  • 5’6”, 160lbs
  • Black hair and brown eyes
  • A large woman Grim Reaper tattoo on his left forearm, a Chucky the Clown tattoo on his right forearm

Andrew Tevoi Ford Smith

  • 33 years old
  • 5’10”, 154 lbs
  • Black hair and brown eyes

The suspects, who are both from the Toronto area, are currently wanted for:

  • Attempt to Commit Murder, contrary to Section 239(1)(b) of the Criminal Code of Canada
  • Aggravated Assault, contrary to Section 268 of the Criminal Code of Canada
  •  Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose, contrary to Section 88 of the Criminal Code of Canada.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sergeant Scales of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025, ext. 2224, or by email at [email protected]. Information can also be provided anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or www.p3tips.com.

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