Barrie Teen Charged With Robbery

Vehicle was stolen from driveway

A Barrie youth is facing charges following an early morning robbery in the city.

On October 25th around 8 am, a woman says a young male walked up to her while she was in the driveway of her Oren Boulevard home.

Police say he brandished a firearm and demanded the keys to her car. The victim complied and the suspect drove off.

Yesterday afternoon Aurora OPP spotted the stolen vehicle on Highway 400. The suspect eventually pulled over in the Finch Avenue area, left the car and fled on foot. He was caught a short time later.

A 16 year old Barrie teen faces numerous charges including robbery.