Gas Drive-Off Suspect Sought 

(Bradford, ON) South Simcoe Police Service officers are releasing security camera images in a bid to identify a suspect following a gas drive-off in Bradford.  

The incident took place on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at a gas station on Holland St. West. A suspect pulled up at the pumps and filled his vehicle with a quantity of gas. He left the gas station without making any attempt to pay. His rear licence plate was obscured with a black-coloured covering.

The driver is described as:  


approximately 30-40 years old 

short brown hair 


wearing a white or light grey coloured t-shirt  

khaki coloured  pants 

The suspect vehicle is described as: 



4-door, hatchback type vehicle  

dual exhaust pipes  

rear licence plate obscured with a black cover 

Anyone who recognizes the suspect is asked to call us at 950-77503311, 705-436-2141, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477(TIPS) or you can submit information online at  

Sometimes drivers make an honest mistake by forgetting to pay for gas and driving-off. Often those drivers later return to the gas station to pay. Deliberately concealing your licence plate from security cameras tells a different story.