Man wanted by Preston Police for serious assault

Posted on - 24th November, 2023 - 2:39pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Lancashire Police
Carl Barton
Carl Barton

Preston Police are appealing for help to find a wanted man.


Carl Barton, 41, is wanted for a section 18 assault, the most serious form of grievous bodily harm.

Barton is described as being 5ft 4in tall, of a slim build with short ginger hair.

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A Preston Police spokesperson said: “If you see Carl, or have any information, contact 101 or email”


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