Rollinsford man wanted for alleged domestic incident earlier this month
ROLLINSFORD - Police are ask area residents to help locate a Portland Avenue man in connection with an alleged domestic incident at his home Jan. 13.
Warrants were issued for John L. Pownall, 45, of Rollinsford, who is wanted for one count of harassment and four counts of simple assault on an unnamed woman who was treated at Wentworth Douglass Hospital in Dover, according to police.
After the incident, Pownall allegedly fled his home and may have headed to the Hampton area. He is 5 feet, 7 inches tall, weighs 160 pounds and has brown eyes and hair, according to police.
Harassment and simple assault are both Class A misdemeanors, which could result in up to a year in jail for each charge, if convicted.
Anyone with information about Pownall is encouraged to contact the Rollinsford Police Department at (603) 742-2724.