Barrie Pharmacy Relieved Of Lottery Tickets

Police Looking for Crime of Opportunity Suspect

Thief Looking To Win BigBarrie Police want to put the cuffs on a thief trying to win big. Police say around 1:30 on the afternoon of December 23rd, someone swiped a number of lottery tickets from a Bayfield St. Shopper’s Drug Mart. Video surveillance shows the suspect approach an unmanned cahsier kiosk and grab a bunch of tickets from the lottery tray, then hide them in his jacket before taking off without being noticed. He’s described as:

  • male
  • white
  • mid 30’s
  • medium build


  • black baseball hat
  • black coat
  • dark pants
  • running shoes

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Barrie Police Service’s Constable Armstrong at (705)725-7025, ext 2586.