Domestic leads to night behind bars

A Barrie man, 25, is spending a night in jail awaiting a Monday bail hearing after being charged with domestic assault.
Police responded to a call about a domestic incident. The female told police she and the male in question are in a common-law relationship, and are parents together, police report. An argument over child-care matters escalated to the point where the male reportedly pushed and slapped the female, and threatened to kill her if she left.
Subsequently, the male is facing two counts of domestic assault, utter threats and assault with a weapon. He has a bail hearing set for Monday.

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