Residents at home during B&E: police

Barrie police report that residents were at home when a male, 17, broke into their home.
Police took a call from a concerned citizen who reported seeing a suspicious male in their neighbour’s backyard. When they arrived, they located the youth near the residence. He was in possession of stolen property from the residence, they say.
He was arrested and transferred to the police station; he was held for a bail hearing as he is reportedly “on released” for a previous break and enter.
The residents were on the main floor when the youth broke into the basement level, police report.

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