In case you ever wondered, it is illegal to panhandle vehicles on a roadway.
Barrie Police approached a man asking for money along Mapleview DriveWest at the on ramp to the 400 NB.
The man was holding a sign asking for money and approaching vehicles stopped at the traffic light.
Turned out the 37 year old Barrie man was wanted on an outstanding warrant and had previously been arrested for a theft at Freshco in 2016.
Soliciting a person in a vehicle on a roadway is a Provincial offence under the Safe Streets Act and is a fine of $65.00.