Police Searching Shoplifter In Barrie

Suspect in question dropped the bag of items to make a quick exit from the Mapleview Drive business Friday

Barrie Police on the lookout for a man after an attempt to steal merchandise from a store in the south end of Barrie

The suspect, who dropped the bag of items to make a quick exit, entered the Walmart on Mapleview Drive Friday afternoon

Police are attempting to identify the suspect whose image was captured on video surveillance.


  • Short black hair
  • Dark moustache
  • Wearing sunglasses on his head
  • Black coat with a hood, black pants, and white/black shoes.

Anyone with information on this attempted theft is asked to contact Barrie Police Service (705) 725-7025, ext. 2713, or Crime Stoppers 1 (800) 222-TIPS (8477).