Police charge more suspects in fatal stabbing incident

On Saturday, Nov. 16 at 7:15a.m., Barrie police and the County of Simcoe Paramedic Services responded to a report of a male being stabbed at 16 Dunlop Street East.
A 30-year old male from Barrie was found to be suffering from life-threatening injuries and was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
Since then, the ongoing investigation into the murder of Ryan Babineau, which is being conducted by members of the Barrie Police Homicide Unit, has remained active and ongoing. On Monday, Nov. 17, a forensic post-mortem examination was conducted at the Office of the Chief Coroner and Ontario Forensic Pathology Service (OCC-OFPS) located in Toronto and the cause of death has been determined to be consistent with injuries sustained as a result of the deceased being fatally stabbed.
On Thursday, Nov. 21, Barrie police arrested and charged a 28-year-old Cory Greavette of no fixed address with 1st Degree Murder, Aggravated Assault, Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose and Disguise with Intent after he was located at a Barrie residence.
This past Monday, (Nov. 25,), the Barrie Police Homicide Unit identified two additional suspects who were wanted for 1st Degree Murder in regards to this ongoing investigation. Last evening, shortly after 6:30 p.m., 26-year-old Tyler Wren was located by officers from the South Simcoe Police Service and was taken into custody after he attempted to evade a RIDE spot-check near Yonge Street and Innisfil Beach Road in the Town of Innisfil.
This morning, Barrie police detectives arrested 25-year-old Abad Abdi Shire, who had been incarcerated in northern Ontario on an unrelated matter and returned him to Barrie.
Both of the arrested males have been formally charged with 1st Degree Murder, Aggravated Assault, Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose and Disguise with Intent and will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice located in Barrie later today.
Anyone who may have information regarding this homicide is encouraged to contact Detective Constable Bruce Bernard at 705-725-7025 ext. 2162 or by email at bbernard@barriepolice.ca. If you wish to remain anonymous tips can be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com

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