Police investigate stabbing incident

At approximately 4:00 pm, Halifax Regional Police responded to a call for a stabbing which had occurred near the Lions Wave Pool, 16 Sussex Street, Halifax.

A 16-year-old youth has been taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Suspect has been identified as a white male, wearing a black puffy jacket with hood, and black face mask.

There are no immediate threats to the public, and police ask for the public’s assistance in remaining away from the 400 block of Herring Cove Road while they complete their preliminary investigation.

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

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