Cumberland RCMP searching for Little River man concerning an assault

Christopher Charles Mattinson
RCMP are searching for a Little River man wanted on a province-wide warrant. Credit: RCMP

UPDATE: Police say that Christopher Charles Mattinson has been arrested.


Cumberland County District RCMP is searching for a Little River man wanted on a province-wide arrest warrant.

Police say 33-year-old Christopher Charles Mattinson, of Little River is wanted concerning an assault that took place on Feb. 11, in Little River.

In a release, police said Mattinson is charged with:
• Assault Causing Bodily Harm
• Assault
• Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose
• Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm
• Uttering Threats
• Failure to Comply with Conditions

Police describe Mattinson as 6 feet 7 inches tall and weighing 200 pounds. He has brown hair and hazel eyes.

Police ask members of the public who see Mattinson to refrain from approaching him and to call Cumberland County District RCMP at 902-667-3859 or your local police. 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.