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Two female suspects sought after theft from Zehrs

After being approached by store security, they retreated to a wooded area nearby
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2017-10-26 Zehrs theft suspects Barrie Police
Suspect photos provided by Barrie Police Service

NEWS RELEASE

BARRIE POLICE SERVICE

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On Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017 at 8:50 p.m. a Loss Prevention Officer (LPO) from Zehrs located at 620 Yonge St. in the City of Barrie, watched as two females select several items including food, meat products and cosmetics concealing them in their purse and bag.  

The LPO recognized the blonde female from a theft from the previous day, keeping a close eye on their movements throughout the store.

Both females were approached outside the store when they made no attempt to pay for the concealed items. The females immediately evaded arrest, retreating to the wooded area nearby.

Description suspect #1:

  • Female, white
  • Approximately 5'5 and145 lbs
  • Blond and brown hair, hazel eyes
  • Wearing red pants, grey hooded sweater carrying a black purse

Description suspect #2:

  • Female, white
  • Approximately 5'7" and 190 lbs
  • Black hair
  • Wearing a black DC sweater and black pants

Police are continuing their investigation at this time and wish for anyone who may have information to please contact PC J Frouws of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2504 or email at jfrouws@barriepolice.ca. 

Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at www.tipsubmit.com.

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