Police Probing for Purported Produce Plunderers

$200 worth of produce taken out of store

** Update**

Barrie Police Service received many tips on the identity of the suspects involved in theft of produce from Zehrs.  On Friday, January 26th, 2018 a 29-year-old Barrie man was charged with Theft Under $5000.  The female was determined to be a youth and not involved


Barrie police are on the lookout for a pair of suspects after $200 worth of produce was nearly taken from the Zehrs on Bryne Drive. On Tuesday around 4:35pm police say  the pair walked into the store and started filling their cart then headed for the exit without stopping at the cash register. A loss prevention officer caught up with them outside the store but when they were told they were under arrest the pair jumped into a black  SUV with Ontario plates and sped off.  The make, model and licence plate of the SUV is currently unknown at this time.  Anyone with information is asked to give police a call.

Suspect #1:

Male. white
6’0, 180 lbs, thin build
Light/Fair Complexion
Short hair, no facial hair
Neck tattoo
Wearing a black and blue ball cap, grey winter coat
Suspect #2:

Female, white
5’5, 110 lbs, thin build
Brown long, straight hair
Wearing a red winter coat