Meats and Meds Taken From Barrie Grocery Store

Goods Dropped in Parking Lot To Make For Hasty Getaway

Barrie Police are hoping the man pictured here looks familiar to you, after a backpack was filled at an area grocery store.

Barrie Police say a suspect went to the No Frills on Wellington St. in Barrie around 2:30 January 13th, then filled his backpack with cuts of meat and non-prescription medication. He is accused of trying to leave without paying.

A Loss Prevention Officer approached the suspect in the parking lot, where the backpack was dropped in order to make a hasty getaway.

The suspect is described as:

  • male
  • white
  • approximately 35-40 years old
  • 5’10” -5’11”
  • goatee
  • short brown hair
  • wearing blue jeans, long black winter jacket a green and white Saskatchewan Roughriders style ball cap.

Anyone with information on this theft is asked to contact Constable Knight of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025, ext. 2534 or by email at You can also contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or leave an anonymous tip online at