The Rap Sheet

Pair Accused Of Swiping Three Grand in Shades in Three Minutes Flat


Barrie Police are looking to identify two (2) suspects after seven (7) pairs of sunglasses were stolen in a crime of opportunity at a store in the Georgian Mall. On Monday, July 9th, 2018 at 8:10 pm two (2) suspects entered the Sunglass Hut located at 509 Bayfield Street, in the City of Barrie.  While the employee was cashing out another customer the female suspect began to select and conceal a number of pairs of sunglasses on her person and in an bag she was carrying in her right hand. The male suspect assisted her by removing some of the glasses from the display and handing them to her, and by keeping watch on the employee.  The pair also took some time to move other sunglasses around the display to conceal the gaps their theft had left.  In less than three (3) minutes in the store, seven pairs of sunglasses were stolen at a value exceeding $3200.00.

Description of Suspect #1:

  • Female, black
  • Approximately 45-years- old
  • Large build
  • Wearing a black brimmed hat, chain around her neck, denim style jacket with frayed rips and red pattern on the left arm and back, light coloured dress, black and silver flip flops, carrying a black purse and light coloured H&M bag in her hand

Description of Suspect #2:

  • Male, black
  • Approximately 20-years-old
  • Thin build
  • Black hair
  • Wearing a gold chain around his neck, blue t-shirt with “The Great Gatsby” in white lettering on the front, black track pants, white socks, black flip flops and holding a white cell phone

Stolen Items:

  • Gucci model GG0062S x 2
  • Gucci model GG0200S
  • Gucci model GG0287S
  • Versace model VE2150Q
  • Versace model VE4275
  • Versace model VE4296

Police are continuing their investigation at this time and wish for anyone who may have information to please contact Constable B Osborne of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2783 or Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at


On July 16, 2018 shortly before 3:00 p.m., Officers from the Haliburton Highlands Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of mischief in Head Lake Park in the Township of Dysart et al.  Investigation thus far has revealed that sometime between the evening hours on July 14 to the early morning hours on July 16, 2018, an unknown person or persons damaged and spray painted an enclosed utility trailer. They also damaged several pieces of playground equipment and removed approximately eight solar lights from the pathway in the park.  Police are continuing to investigate and are requesting anyone with information that can assist police to call 1-888-310-1122 or 705-286-1431. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.