Written By: Tuesday, February 6th 2018


This theft suspect has now been arrested by Barrie Police, and awaiting a court date on theft charges.



A meat thief is wanted by Barrie Police. Investigators are looking to identify a man who’s stolen meat on several occasions from the Canadian Wholesale grocery store on Yonge Street. On Sunday January 28th a man was spotted selling meat in the parking lot, a customer alerted the store staff to the peculiar behavior.

The suspect had fled by the time employees and police arrived.

  • Male, black
  • 25 to 30-years-old
  • Approximately 6′ and medium build
  • Wearing a yellow/orange baseball hat, grey jacket, zip up dark coloured hooded sweatshirt, dark pants and grey shoes


Anyone with more information can contact Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2775 or email at jtodd@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.