A 14-year-old girl was taken into police custody following a stabbing at Mic Mac Mall in Dartmouth Thursday night.

Halifax Regional Police say around 7:50 p.m., a 17-year-old girl was stabbed by another girl during a verbal argument in the food court.

Police say the victim is being treated at the QEII for minor stab wounds to her arms. Her injuries are non-life-threatening.

Police say the investigation continues and they expect to lay charges.