Barrie police investigating after abandoned home damaged by bullet hole

The Barrie Police Service headquarters. Nick Westoll / File / Global News

Police are appealing for witnesses after an abandoned home in Barrie was damaged.

According to Barrie police, on Saturday just before 8:30 a.m., officers received a report that a house on Dunlop Street West had been damaged by bullet holes.

A police investigation revealed the damage was the result of a single gunshot through the front window.

Officers say the incident occurred sometime early Saturday between 2 a.m. and 4 a.m.

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According to police, the home was vacant at the time and there have been no reports of injury as a result of the incident.

Police say the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 705-725-7025 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).


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