Aggravated Assault

Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help in Solving an assault which took place in Dartmouth Nova Scotia

On , Monday, August 18th, 2014 at approx. 9 pm, the victim, a 52 year old Caucasian male, went to Lawton’s Drugs on  Primrose St, Dartmouth.   The victim routinely goes to the drugstore daily at this time to purchase soda and snacks.  He often leaves just as the store is closing.  (9pm).   The victim lives  on Jackson Rd, which is just on the other side of the parking lot of this store.

On this evening, the victim left the store at 9pm, after purchasing a 6-pack of Pepsi.   He walked around to the east side of the building and started to cross the parking lot towards Jackson Rd.   The victim was approached from behind by unknown person(s).   The attacker said to him, “Hey, What’s in the bag?”.  As the victim turned around, the attacker immediately struck the victim in the face with a blunt object.  The victim suffered life threatening head injuries.  Police patrol unit pulled into the parking lot at 9:05 pm, and found the victim on ground bleeding.

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