UPDATE 03/17/17: Barrie Police released the results of a coroner’s report. The report reveals that the 50-year-old woman was shot in the abdomen with a shotgun. Police are still searching for the suspect.
UPDATE 03/16/17: The search continues for the suspect. Police were canvassing the neighbourhood on Tuesday, and haven’t released information in regards to the person they are looking for. However, they are saying that the suspect and victim knew each other.
UPDATE 03/15/17: The victim has been identified as Dana Camber, and police believe she knew the attacker. Police are looking for the suspect and are asking anyone with information to get in touch.
Barrie Police are on scene at 101 Kozlov Street, investigating a homicide involving a 50-year-old woman. Reports say police were called to the scene around 2:40 am, where they found the woman wounded and unresponsive. She was later pronounced dead in hospital.
The investigation is in it’s early stages at this time, but Barrie Police say the initial 9-1-1 call reported a shooting inside the apartment complex.
Barrie Police released a statement that read: “At this time, the investigation is in its preliminary stages and the victim’s identity will not be released until the next of kin has been notified. Police would like to reassure residents in the area there is no concern for public safety.”