Suspects sought for thefts from unlocked vehicles in Barrie

Suspects were in the Wildwood Trail and Ferndale Drive South area

Barrie police are searching for two suspects who reportedly stole items from unlocked vehicles Monday evening.

Officers attempted to locate the two who were in the Wildwood Trail and Ferndale Drive South area.

Police say the suspects are described as male, white, wearing a hoodie (no colour provided), carrying a reusable grocery bag, and a female, white with long blonde hair and wearing a light green hoodie.

Just after 10:00 p.m., police received a call from a citizen who had been out walking in the Ardagh Road area and was aware that officers were looking for the suspects.

Police say the citizen found a cell phone in a black protective case, a knife with a red handle and a fancy watch that had been left on a retaining wall at a home on Ardagh Road.

According to officers, the items were left to be found – they were seized by police.

Anyone who recognizes the descriptions or may have video of the thieves in action is asked to contact Barrie Police Constable Mellish at 705-725-7025, extension 2634.

Police say they believe there are other victims who had property stolen from their unlocked vehicles.

You can report a theft online here.

Officers are reminding the public to lock their vehicles whenever parked, and to never leave valuable items behind.

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