UPDATE: Suspected Sweet-Toothed Bandits Cuffed

Pair Accused of Shoplifting A Backpack's Worth of Bon Bons

June 4th

Barrie Police say the two suspects described below have been identified and apprehended.

June 3rd

Barrie Police are on the hunt for a pair of suspects that may have a taste for candy.

Investigators have released a surveillance image reportedly showing a pair who filled their backpacks with candy at a Wellington St. grocery store on Friday, then left without paying.

The two are described as:

  • Male black, early 20’s, 5’9-5’11, slim build, black medium length hair, blue/white striped button up shirt, blue jeans and dark shoes.
  • Female white, early 20’s, 5’3-5’5, medium brown hair, 110-115 lbs, blue jacket, blue/ red shorts and dark back pack.

Anyone with information on this theft is asked to contact Constable Towns of the Barrie Police Service by email at jtowns@barriepolice.ca. You can also contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com.