Police seek public’s assistance in finding assault suspect

Police are asking the public’s assistance in finding a male who allegedly assaulted a female at a downtown restaurant on Friday.
The suspect spoke briefly with the victim outside and at approximately 9:30 p.m. he entered the restaurant, assaulted the victim who was on the dance floor, and left, police report. He was seen driving away in a white four-door sedan-type vehicle, and is described as a white male, about 6 feet tall, medium build, with short light hair and wearing a light coloured jacket or fleece, dark jean-like pants and work boots.
Investigating officers are asking anyone who may have information to please contact Constable M. Beard of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2582 or mbeard@barriepolice.ca. Any information can also be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or through an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com.