Halifax District RCMP investigate stabbing

November 26, 2023, Lake Echo, Nova Scotia… Halifax District RCMP is investigating after a stabbing in Lake Echo.

On Saturday, at approximately 2:00 p.m., police and EHS responded to a report of a stabbing of a 47-year-old woman at a residence on Bumpy Lane in Lake Echo. The woman was taken to hospital by ambulance for life-threatening-injuries.

Police learned the victim was stabbed at the residence the previous evening. Investigators do not believe this act to be random. No arrest has yet been made.

The investigation is ongoing and led by the Integrated RCMP/HRP General Investigation Section (GIS) of the Criminal Investigation Division.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Halifax District RCMP at 902-490-5020. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.

File #:23-144036