UPDATE: Home Invasion and Shooting In Barrie

One Man In Hospital


The Barrie Police Service continues to canvas door-to-door in the search for information leading to these two suspects. Investigators are focusing on the Saunders Road and Highway 400 area of town in their search for evidence, but ask anyone with information to contact them.


A man was rushed to hospital after the Barrie Police Service says it is investigating a home invasion and shooting on Gunn Street. Area schools Oakley Park Public and Barrie North Collegiate were put into a Hold and Secure state before 11:00 this morning, as a precaution, while police officers searched the surrounding area for two suspects.

Suspects #1 is described as:

  • Male, black
  • 20-30 years old
  • 5’8″- 5’9″
  • Wearing dark clothing and a grey & white stripped hoodie

Suspect #2 is described as:

  • Male, black
  • 20-30 years old
  • 6′
  • Wearing dark clothing and a dark hoodie

A 60-year-old man is in hospital, said to be in stable condition. Police say this was a targeted attack, and that there is no danger to public safety.