Barrie Man Wanted In Connection To Downtown Stabbing

Suspect Known To Victim

Male Wanted In Connection To A StabbingBarrie Police want to speak to Ryeleigh Barnes. The 22-year-old Barrie man is wanted in connection to a stabbing on Worsley St. Saturday afternoon. Barrie Police say reports started coming in around 3:00 of a stabbing in town. They arrived to find a 40-year-old man suffering stab wounds to his abdominal area. He was rushed to hospital, while investigators say he was stabbed by a man he knew, during a robbery while leaving a Worsley St. home. The knife has been located, and a warrant has been issued for Ryeleigh’s arrest. He is described as:

  • Male
  • white
  • Slim build
  • 6’6”
  • 185 lbs.
  • blue eyes
  • light brown hair

Last seen wearing:

  • black baseball hat
  • black t-shirt with red and white lettering
  • black hoodie
  • dark jeans
  • blue running shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Barrie Police Investigative Services at 705-725-7025, ext.2129, or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS