Coffee Tossing Suspect Turns Herself In To Barrie Police

Repeat Customer Wanted for Assault

Nov. 18th 2:33pm

The Barrie Police Service reports a suspect has turned herself in to police and has since been charged with assault.

Nov. 18th 12:55pm

Barrie Police are hoping for help in IDing a suspect, after a hot cup of coffee was tossed in a store clerk’s face.

Police were called to the Circle K on Bayfield St. around 1:00 Friday afternoon, with reports of an assault there. Investigators say a woman tossed the hot coffee in the store employee’s face before leaving on foot. It is believed she made her way downtown from there.

Police say the same woman had been seen in the store on November 9th, leaving the store without paying for her coffee.

Anyone with information on this assault and theft is asked to contact Constable Minke of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025, ext. 2777 or by email at You can also contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or leave an anonymous tip online at