Skip to main content

Police make arrest in connection to $40,000 sunglasses theft spree at Barrie mall

Georgian Mall in Barrie. (CTV News) Georgian Mall in Barrie. (CTV News)
Share

Police arrested a man in connection with a series of thefts from a Barrie mall.

According to police, a suspect stole sunglasses valued at over $40,000 from the same business in the Georgian Mall on several occasions in April.

Police said they identified the suspect, a 34-year-old man of no fixed address, earlier this month and arrested him in downtown Barrie.

He faces 12 counts of theft under $5,000, 12 counts of possession of property obtained by crime, trafficking property obtained by crime, and failing to comply with probation.

CTVNews.ca Top Stories

Baseball legend Willie Mays has died at 93

Willie Mays, the electrifying 'Say Hey Kid' whose singular combination of talent, drive and exuberance made him one of baseball's greatest and most beloved players, has died. He was 93.

Strange monolith pops up in Nevada desert

Jutting out of the rocks in a remote mountain range near Las Vegas, the strange monolith imitates the vast desert landscape surrounding the mountain peak where it has been erected.

Stay Connected