Christopher Barry, Son of "Mayor for Life," to Turn Himself in Over Outburst at Bank | NBC4 Washington
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Christopher Barry, Son of "Mayor for Life," to Turn Himself in Over Outburst at Bank

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    The son of the late Marion Barry is expected to turn himself Wednesday to face charges stemming from an angry outburst at a local bank.

    Marion Christopher Barry, who is a candidate in the special election to fill his father's unexpired term, faces misdemeanor charges of making a threat and destruction of property, according to lawyers handling the issue for Barry.

    Last week, Christopher Barry cursed a PNC bank teller on 7th Street downtown during a dispute over his account and said he would "have somebody waiting for you when you get off work," according to a police report.

    The police report said Barry threw a trash can over the security glass, destroying a security camera valued at $1,000. The incident was captured on security cameras.

    Lawyers said Monday Barry was expected to turn himself in Tuesday or Wednesday.