Man facing charges after allegedly producing knife on Halifax Transit bus
Published Wednesday, March 15, 2017 4:37PM ADT
A 46-year-old man has been charged after he allegedly threatened another man with a knife during an argument on a Halifax Transit bus.
Halifax Regional Police say the incident happened around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday on Route 2 near Chebucto Road and Connaught Avenue.
A passenger told officers that the suspect had a knife and was in a verbal dispute with another passenger.
Police say the man fled the area just before officers arrived. He was arrested a short time later not far from the altercation.
No one was injured.
The Halifax man has been charged with possession of a weapon dangerous to the public peace.
He remains in custody and will appear in Halifax provincial court Thursday.