June 4, 2018
From an early age, I learned not to trust men in fedoras.
A black man in a fedora?
The Barrie Police is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect following a theft.
On Sunday, May 20, 2018, police were called to a convenience store located on Owen Street in the City of Barrie for a report of a theft. The suspect had entered the store requesting to purchase a lottery ticket. Upon the clerk presenting the lottery tickets, the suspect quickly grab numerous tickets and ran out of the store. He was observed by witnesses fleeing the area in a silver hatchback.
The investigation is ongoing.
The suspect is described as:
• Male, black
• Slim build
• Black goatee
• Wearing a blue suit, white shirt and a fedora hat