Poppy Box Stolen From Barrie Coffee Shop

Two Suspects Caught on Camera

A poppy donation box has been stolen, just before Remembrance Day. Barrie Police say a vehicle carrying four people pulled up to a Tim Horton’s shop on Essa Road around 3:00 Friday morning, while only two men went inside. The pair are seen on security camera milling around the restaurant before police say one of them grabbed the box then ran out.

Two Suspects Sought After Theft of Poppy Donation BoxDescription Suspect #1:

  • Male, black
  • Early 20’s
  • Black hair
  • Wearing a purple Toronto Raptors hat, 3/4 zip purple, white & black Toronto Raptors jacket, light coloured hoodie and dark pants

Description Suspect #2:

  • Male, described as Middle Eastern decent
  • Early 20’s
  • Brown hair, unshaven with goatee
  • Wearing a black touque, black winter jacket with fur around the hood and white shoes

Police are continuing their investigation at this time and wish for anyone who may have information to please contact PC A Tombs of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2794 or email at atombs@barriepolice.ca. Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at www.tipsubmit.com