Two teens face charges after man stabbed in Halifax
Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019 2:00PM AST
Two teenagers are facing charges after a man was stabbed in Halifax on the weekend.
Halifax Regional Police received a report around 1:20 a.m. Saturday that three men had attacked another man in a parking lot on Plateau Crescent. They received a second report that a man had been stabbed.
Police responded to the area and found a 20-year-old man suffering from a stab wound on Braeside Lane.
The man was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Patrol officers and a K9 unit searched the area, but weren’t able to locate the suspects.
Officers arrested two suspects without incident at a home on Main Street in Halifax around 4 p.m. Tuesday.
Jermain Dawson Harvey is facing charges of aggravated assault and possession of a weapon. The 18-year-old Halifax man was scheduled to appear in Halifax provincial court on Wednesday.
A 16-year-old boy is also facing charges of aggravated assault and possession of a weapon. He was set to appear in Halifax provincial youth court on Wednesday.
Police say the investigation is ongoing and they’re asking anyone with information about the incident to contact them.