Barrie man faces numerous assault charges

A Barrie man has been charged with assault following an incident at the L.A. Fitness location at Park Place on Saturday, police report.
Upon arrival, witnesses were able to provide police with a description and the suspect was quickly arrested a short distance away.
In the course of the investigation, officers were given an indication that there may be evidence located within the suspect’s vehicle, located at Park Place. Out of an abundance of caution, L.A. Fitness was evacuated and an area was cordoned off. The investigation was completed without incident, and the area was reopened to the public shortly after.
A 28-year-old Barrie man has been charged with: Assault Causing Bodily Harm, Assault, Assault a Peace Officer, Uttering Threats. He was scheduled for a court appearance on Monday.