Man wanted after assault on campers near Springfield

The RCMP are looking for a 44-year-old man wanted on multiple charges relating to an alleged assault over the weekend.

Timothy Murray Bostwick, 44, faces 5 charges after alleged assault on June 1

The RCMP are looking for a 44-year-old man wanted on multiple charges relating to an alleged assault over the weekend.

An arrest warrant has been issued for Timothy Murray Bostwick, of no fixed address, who is currently at large.

He was charged on Monday with uttering threats, assault with a weapon, two counts of possession of a weapon dangerous to the public and mischief.

The Oromocto RCMP were called to a campground off Route 695, between Cambridge Narrows and Springfield, on June 1 at about 2:30 a.m.

The police said in a statement that the assault took place in the woods where a group of adults were camping.

One man was cut during the alleged assault. The man was treated at a hospital and released, according to the police.

He was the only person injured.