SOUTH SIMCOE POLICE SERVICE
South Simcoe Police Service officers are seeking the public’s help identifying two suspects wanted for stealing baby items from a store at Tanger Outlets in Cookstown. On Tuesday, June 26, 2018, around 8:00 p.m., two women entered the store and made their way to the baby section. They began to load items into reusable bags they brought with them. One of the suspects then went to the cash register to place her items on hold, claiming she wanted to go to another store before closing. While this was happening, the second suspect left the store with a quantity of goods. The suspects were seen getting into a black, four-door car. Suspect #1 is black, 5’5 and has long black hair. She was wearing a yellow sun dress and was carrying a black purse and an H&M bag. Suspect #2 is black with black hair in a pony tail. She was wearing a black, tank top styled dress and entered the store with a black purse and an H&M bag. Anyone who can help South Simcoe Police Service identify these suspects is asked to call 905-775-3311, 705-436-2141 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477(TIPS).
The Barrie Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) arrested and charged an Orillia man in relation to several break and enters in Oro-Medonte. On June 13, 2018 the Barrie Detachment of the OPP received a theft call at an Oro-Medonte address on Line 15. Through investigative work the OPP was able to identify the suspect as a 26-year-old Orillia man. The suspect was also linked to several other incidents in the Line 15 area which happened on or about June 13, 2018 including several mischiefs and a stolen vehicle. The suspect has been arrested and charged with Unlawfully in a Dwelling, Six counts of Trespass at Night, Two counts of Mischief Under $5,000, Theft Under $5,000 in relation to Credit Cards, and three counts of Theft Under $5,000. The accused was arrested on June 22, 2018 and held in custody for a bail hearing. The accused remains in custody and is set to appear on July 03, 2018 at the Ontario Court of Justice in Barrie.