SIU Investigating Shot Fired During Robbery Investigation

Gun Went Off During Pursuit, SIU Looking At Why

The Special Investigations Unit has been called in after a shot was fired by a Barrie Police officer.

The SIU says it happened around 4 o’clock on the morning of Sept. 17 as officers tracked theft suspects that reportedly fled the area in a car that later crashed.

Three people were taken into custody at the time. It’s believed a fourth suspect, still on the run, suffered a gunshot wound.

Original Story: Trio From Toronto Charged In Robbery In North Barrie