At about 10:13 p.m. on January 21, Halifax Regional Police responded to an unknown trouble call in an apartment building in the 0-100 block of Harlington Crescent in Halifax. Officers located a deceased man in a hallway. A short time later a young man was taken into custody near a Halifax Transit bus stop on Willett Street with regards to the investigation. The man is presently at the QE2 Health Science Centre being treated for a serious injury. Members of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division and Forensic Identification Section are currently continuing the investigation.
Investigators are asking anyone with information about this incident to call 902-490-5016. 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.