Police investigating after man assaulted with weapon during altercation in Halifax
HALIFAX -- Police are investigating after a 30-year-old man was assaulted with a weapon in Halifax Tuesday evening.
Halifax Regional Police first responded to the Nantucket bus terminal in Dartmouth around 12:20 a.m. Wednesday after receiving a report about an injured man.
Police found the man and learned that he had been involved in an altercation in the area of Inglis Street in Halifax between 8:30 p.m. Tuesday and midnight. The man had been assaulted with what police are calling an “edged weapon.”
Police say the man then took a Halifax Transit bus to Dartmouth, where people noticed his wound and called police.
The man was treated for a non-life-threatening injury.
Police say the incident is not believed to be random, but a description of the suspect is not available at this time.
The investigation is ongoing and police are asking anyone with information to contact them.