Barrie Police investigating circumstances surrounding arrest of a man on Dunlop Street

Barrie Police say they are aware of a video circulating on social media of an arrest this afternoon (Thursday) on Dunlop Street.

The man can be seen pinned to the ground by an officer. Bystanders can be heard telling him not to resist.

It’s not clear why the man was being arrested.

A police spokesperson told Barrie 360 the investigation is ongoing and, as noted in the Twitter message above, more information will be released once details are confirmed.