Suspects Wanted From Summertime Robbery In Barrie

Police Release Surveillance Footage

Barrie police are asking for your help following a robbery in the summer, in an ongoing effort to identify the two suspects involved.

On Monday, July 22, at approximately 2:45 a.m., the two suspects entered the Circle K located at the Esso Gas Bar at 99 Mapleview Drive East in Barrie.

Upon entering the store, one suspect walked to the counter holding a backpack and demanded money from the victims. At the same time the other walked around the counter, displayed a weapon and demanded cigarettes be placed into a garbage bag he was carrying. 

Both then fled the store and were last seen running eastbound on Mapleview Drive. 

The suspects are described as:
 Suspect #1
• Male, white
• Approximately 5’8” – 5’10” tall
• 20-25 years old
• Slim build
• Short dirty blond hair
• Wearing a dark grey long-sleeved shirt with a black hood, a dark bandana with white design, black jogging pants and a thin latex glove on his left hand
• Carried a black/grey/purple backpack
• The suspect was not wearing shoes, and had only black socks on his feet.

 Suspect #2
• Male, white
• Approximately 5′-8″ – 5′-10″ tall
• Aged 20-25 years
• Slim build
• Longer dark hair
• Left-handed
• Wearing a blue baseball cap with a logo (possibly LEVIS) on front, a dark grey long-sleeve shirt with dark black hoody underneath, blue bandana with white logo, grey jogging pants and white running shoes.

Investigating officers are asking anyone who may have information to please contact Detective Constable B. Carleton of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2549 or bcarleton@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.