Police seek public’s assistance in ‘disturbance’ investigation

The Barrie Police Investigative Services is appealing to the public for assistance after an initial incident that occurred early on Friday morning (Jan. 18), ending with a person being transported to hospital.
Around 3:40 a.m., there was a disturbance involving three males that took place on Dunlop Street East and Bayfield Street in the area of the Five Points intersection. Two of the involved males were able break free and enter a vehicle that began to drive off westbound on Dunlop St East. The third male attempted to open the driver’s side door of the vehicle, but fell to the ground and sustained injuries that required hospitalization.
Investigators are now attempting to locate a black coloured four-door sedan that was involved and wish to speak with the two males involved in the altercation along with any witnesses that may have observed the incident.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable Latham at 705-725-7025 extension 2743 or email the officer at slatham@barriepolice.ca. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com.