Police are asking for public assistance in the Patrick Wayne Stay homicide investigation

Investigators with the Homicide Unit of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division are asking for the public assistance in obtaining photos or videos from the night of Patrick Wayne Stay’s murder.

On September 4 at approximately 12:35 a.m. officers located a man in the 1600 block of Lower Water Street who had been stabbed. The victim, 36-year-old Patrick Wayne Stay, was transported to hospital where he later died. The Nova Scotia Medical Examiner Service ruled the manner of death to be a homicide.

Adam Joseph Drake, 31, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder in relation to Patrick’s homicide.

Investigators thank the public for their concern and assistance in this case and are asking anyone who has photos or videos from inside the Yacht Club Social the night of September 3 into the morning of September 4to contact police at 902-490-5020.

Our thoughts remain with Patrick’s family and friends on the loss of their loved one.