Armed Robbery in Barrie

Masked Man Caught On Camera

Police are looking for a suspect after a hold up at a downtown Barrie convenience store.

It’s said a suspect went into the establishment around 3:00 Sunday afternoon, then walked right to the back of the counter and displayed a weapon. He allegedly demanded cash, and got away with that and a quantity of cigarettes before fleeing the scene on foot.

The employee was not hurt during the incident.

The suspect is described as:

  • Male
  • non-white
  • Approximately 6′ tall
  • Medium build

Last seen wearing:

  • Grey Toronto Raptor’s toque with white logo and multiple blue lines on top
  • A black scarf covering his face, black waist-length coat and black pants, and black shoes with white soles
  • Blue gloves with a white patterned design
  • Large, possibly diamond earring in his left ear

Investigating officers are asking anyone who may have information to please contact Detective Constable Latham of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2743 or Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at