Barrie Police are looking for the public’s assistance in identifying a male involved in an attempt theft from Zehrs, located at 620 Yonge Street, in the City of Barrie.
On Sunday, January 15th, 2017 at 5:25pm the male entered the grocery store, filling up a re-usable bag with groceries and exiting without paying for the items. The loss prevention officer observed this and approached the male in the parking lot advising him he was under arrest. The male ignored the officer and continued to walk away. The officer grabbed onto the grocery bag at which point the male let go of the groceries fleeing across the parking lot and southbound on Yonge Street.
- Male, white
- Approximately 25 to 30-years-old
- 5’8, 175 lbs
- Dark, short facial hair
- Wearing black coat/grey sweater underneath, ankle high yellow/brown winter boots, black and white bandana on head
Police are continuing their investigation at this time and wish for anyone who may have information to please contact PC M Coniglione of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2533 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at www.tipsubmit.com