Noxious substance makes 50 ill at Value Village

Police in Barrie, Ont., say about 50 people have reported feeling ill after a noxious substance was released in a store.

Police in Barrie, Ont., say about 50 people have reported feeling ill after a noxious substance was released in a secondhand store.

Police say the Value Village store was evacuated on Tuesday afternoon after a substance in the air left people feeling sick and coughing.

No serious injuries are reported.

The Barrie fire department hazardous materials team is trying to determine what the substance is.