RCMP issue warrant for Iqaluit man accused of assault
Pauloosie Alainga, 37, faces two counts of assault causing bodily harm
The Iqaluit RCMP are asking the public for help finding an Iqaluit man who faces two counts of assault causing bodily harm and two counts of failing to comply with a probation order.
Pauloosie Alainga, 37, was charged with those offences following an incident that occurred on Aug. 18 at a residence in Iqaluit, the RCMP said in a news release.
The police describe Alainga as being five feet, eight inches tall and weighing about 140 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.
People are advised not to approach Alainga, but to call the police if they see him, the news release said.
Anyone with information about his whereabouts should contact the RCMP at 867-979-1111, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
You can also text a tip to Crime Stoppers by entering the letters NWTNUTIPS, plus your message, and texting it to 274637 (CRIMES), the police said.