Police have a man in custody after a traffic stop led officers to the discovery of two bodies at a home in Barrie early this morning.
The Ontario Provincial Police spotted a vehicle parked on the side of Highway 26 in Springwater Township with its four-way flashers on.
Police say the male driver took off after the officer attempted to speak with him.
The officer tried to pursue the vehicle but it was called off near Hwys. 26 & 27 due to safety concerns.
Police say a background check on the driver’s address led them to a home where they located two deceased males.
Investigators say a third man who lived at the location was found by police in Shanty Bay and arrested.
The homicide unit has taken over the investigation and police say there are no concerns for public safety.
Anyone with information on the investigation is asked to call the Barrie Police Homicide Unit at 705-725-7025 Ext 2160 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.