Man wanted on province-wide arrest warrant

January 15, 2021, Shag Harbour, Nova Scotia…
Barrington RCMP has obtained a warrant for the arrest of a man charged with Assault related offences in Shag Harbour.

Dean Lionel Quinlan, 39, of Shag Harbour, Nova Scotia, is charged with the following:

  • Aggravated Assault
  • Assault
  • Uttering Threats – 2 counts
  • Breach of Probation
  • Failure to comply with Release Order – 9 counts

Quinlan is described as white, 5-foot-10, 145 pounds, has blue eyes and dark brown hair.

Police have made several attempts to locate Quinlan, however are requesting assistance from the public.

Anyone who sees Quinlan is asked to refrain from approaching him and to call police. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact Barrington RCMP at 902-637-2325. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at, or use the P3 Tips App.

File # 20201887893