An arrest warrant has been issued for a 30-year-old man facing an assault with a weapon charge in relation to an incident earlier this month in St. John’s.
Douglas Karl Barrington faces additional charges of uttering threats and mischief concerning the Aug. 10 incident. The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary has not elaborated on details of the alleged incident beyond the charges involved.
Police describe Barrington as 5’8” and 130 pounds with light brown hair. The accused was last spotted wearing jeans and a black tank top. He may be driving a blue, four-door Pontiac Pursuit.
Anyone with information about Barrington’s whereabouts is asked to contact the RNC at 729-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and online at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.