On Monday, June 19, at 2:30 a.m., police were called to Mac’s Convenience, located at 11 Cundles Road, West, in the City of Barrie, for a report of a robbery. A male suspect had entered the store carrying a folded knife and demanded money. The employee complied with the demand, and the suspect fled the area on foot heading westbound on Cundles Road.
The victim did not sustain any physical injuries and the investigation is ongoing.
The suspect is described as:
- Male, white
- Thin build
- Carrying a folding knife
- Wearing a black balaclava, black jacket, grey pants (similar to long johns) and black running shoes.
The Barrie Police Service reminds business owners of the importance of maintaining and updating video surveillance equipment. Quality images helps to identify suspects, and can aid in arrests and have a tremendous impact during court proceedings.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Barrie Police Investigative Services at 705-725-7025, ext. 2129, or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), leave an anonymous tip at www.tipsubmit.com