Someone has been swiping heavy equipment batteries from around Barrie. Police were called to an industrial area off Morrow Road early last week, where multiple businesses reported batteries missing from their dump trucks or transport trucks. Video surveillance shows someone in a pickup backing up to the heavy equipment to haul the larger batteries out. The suspect is described as
- 55-60 years of age
- medium build
- may have burn marks on his right arm as a result of an electrical shock
The suspect vehicle is described as
- late model crew cab Ford F150 XLT
- burgundy in colour
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Constable Minke at 705-725-7025, ext. 2777.