Police have charged a man in relation to a stabbing that occurred in Dartmouth last night.
At approximately 1:15 a.m., police responded to a report of an injured man found on the sidewalk in the 100 block of Pinecrest Drive in Dartmouth. Investigators determined that the 31-year-old man had been stabbed during a robbery by a man who was known to him. Shortly after, police arrested a suspect in the area without incident.
The victim was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Eighteen-year-old Kyle Steven Shand of Dartmouth is scheduled to appear in Dartmouth Court today to face charges of:
- Assault with a weapon
- Assault causing bodily harm
- Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose