Police Investigate Assaults with Weapon – Dartmouth

At 8:20 a.m. 8 January, Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of an injured male with a stab wound in the 50 block of Roleika Drive Dartmouth.  Patrol officers along with a Police Service Dog responded and located a 40-year-old male with a non-life-threatening stab wound.  Officers conducted a thorough search of the area, but could not locate the suspect.  The injured male has been transported to the hospital.  This incident is not random and both parties are known to each other.  Police have identified a suspect and are actively searching for the suspect.  There is no suspect description at this time.  Investigators with the General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division are conducting the investigation.

Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to call 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 by using the P3 Tips app.