October 9, 2018 9:46 am

Police investigating hit-and-run in Barrie

File photo of a Barrie police cruiser.

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Police are seeking to identify a suspect wanted in connection with a hit-and-run investigation in Barrie.

According to Barrie police, on Saturday officers received a report of a hit-and-run at a Tim Hortons on Anne Street North.

Police say a vehicle struck the building while in the drive-thru, resulting in significant damage to the building.

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Officers say the driver allegedly failed to stay on the scene to speak with staff and police.

Police are now searching for a grey, four-door Ford Escape with a licence plate beginning with “CP” or “CB.”

According to police, 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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