Barrie Police warning about parking lot jewelry scams

It’s a scam that’s been going around for quite some time now, but Barrie Police are warning that it’s been happening in area parking lots recently.

Someone will approach you and try to put some worthless jewelry on you (like a necklace), all while taking off and stealing YOUR jewelry at the same time using slight of hand.

Police are reminding you to keep physical distancing rules in mind, and keep them away from you.


#BarriePolice is warning the public of persons trying to sell jewelry for fast money in area parking lots.These people…

Posted by Barrie Police Service on Wednesday, June 10, 2020


Source: Barrie Police Service

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