String of Baby Formula Thefts Under Investigation in Ontario

Scott Giordmaina

Barrie, Ontario – On Saturday, November 13th, 2016 Barrie Police received a call from No Frills located at 165 Wellington Street West, in the City of Barrie, for an attempt theft of baby formula. The thief was unsuccessful but when surveillance video was reviewed, police determined the suspect to be the same male responsible for the incidents during the summer months.

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The male is described as:

Male, white
Mid to late 50’s
5’10” heavy set
Thin white hair with slight white beard
Walks very slow, from side to side

Scott Giordmaina
Scott Giordmaina

Barrie Police are also looking to speak with Scott Giordmaina (please see picture below) who is a person of interest in this case. It is believed he is driving a grey Hyundai sedan with Ontario licence plate BYRX196.

Police are continuing their investigation at this time and wish for anyone who may have information to please contact PC B Bromley of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2780 or email at bbromley@barriepolice.ca. Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at www.tipsubmit.com

Occurrence #: BA1034684 & BA16056813

BACKGROUND:

Barrie Police Service is currently investigating a rash of thefts of baby formula from Sobey’s between July 5th and July 14th, 2016.

string-of-baby-formula-thefts-under-investigation-in-ontarioVideo surveillance has been received of six separate incidents where the same male suspect entered Sobey’s located at 37 Mapleview Drive East, in the City of Barrie. The male selected various packages of baby formula, concealing them in a bag and exiting the store without paying for them. Police believe he is working with a partner as he was seen climbing in the passenger seat of a vehicle each time. The vehicle is described as a grey Hyundia Sonata.

Description:

Male, white
Mid to late 50’s
5’10” heavy set
Thin white hair with slight white beard
Walks very slow, from side to side

Attached are multiple still shots of the male, who is dressed differently each time. Police are continuing their investigation at this time and wish for anyone who may have information into the suspect or driver of these incidents to please contact PC B Bromley of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2780 or email at bbromley@barriepolice.ca. Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at www.tipsubmit.com

Occurrence #: BA1034684

Barrie Police Service


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