Assault Dartmouth, NS

Crime Of The Week

At 5:24PM on Wednesday December 13, 2017 HRP officers responded to a weapons complaint in the area of 24 Nantucket Avenue (Metro Transit Bus Terminal). A male had been crossing the road near the McDonalds restaurant and had a verbal altercation with the occupants of a car that had sped by him. The occupants exited the vehicle (described as a possible green Honda) and one of the males sprayed him with a sensory irritant. The males then fled the area and the victim came in the direction of the bus terminal, where he was attended to medically. The 28-year-old male victim was treated and released at the scene and the only suspect description was 2 black males.

The investigation into this matter is continuing. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.