Wig Wearing Bandit Sought Following Barrie Mall Theft

Nearly a Dozen Items Taken from Clothing Store

The Barrie Police Service is looking for an alleged wig-wearing bandit who took a five-finger discount from a local mall.

Investigators say the suspect went to a clothing store in the Kozlov Mall on Friday afternoon and selected about 10 items. Instead of paying, police say she fled the store but was caught on security cameras doing so.

The suspect is described as:

  • Female
  • White
  • 5’5
  • In her 30’s
  • Wearing a blonde wig with sunglasses, a burgundy vest over an orange and pink t-shirt, blue leggings and penguin slippers.

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