Cops on the hunt for pair of assault suspects following fight in Downtown Barrie

Victim assaulted after calling the police about a fight in progress

Police are on the hunt for a pair of suspects following an assault near downtown Barrie.

Investigators say two men were involved in an assault in front of a home in the area of Owen and Worsley Streets early on the morning of Saturday, July 10. The victim saw two men fighting and called the police, but once the suspects realized officers were on the way, the victim was assaulted before the suspects fled.

The suspects are described as:

Suspect 1:

  • Male
  • White
  • Wearing a white shirt, black jeans and black shoe

Suspect 2:

  • Male
  • White
  • Not wearing a shirt

Investigating officers are asking anyone who may have video from the area or other information to please contact the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2713 or mbaker@barriepolice.ca. Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com.