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Ken Hashizume One swiped the box from a counter at Tim Horton's on Essa Road.
Barrie Police are investigating the theft of poppy donation box.
It happened at the Tim Horton's on Essa Road early Friday morning around 3.
Two men were seen entering the store, one was heading to the washroom, the other was wandering inside the store.
The man left the washroom and proceeded to walk to the cash register where he grabbed the poppy donation box from the counter.
Both he and the other man exited the store.
The first suspect is described as a black man in his early 20s, with black hair, wearing a purple Toronto Raptors hat, 3/4 zip purple, white & black Toronto Raptors jacket, light coloured hoodie and dark pants.
The second suspect is described as a man of Middle Eastern decent, in his early 20s, brown hair, unshaven with goatee, wearing a black touque, black winter jacket with fur around the hood and white shoes.
The pair were seen in a blue Nissan Altima with two other male occupants that had earlier went through the drive thru before parking their car towards the Rexall drug store.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Barrie Police or Crime Stoppers.