UPDATE: Police Investigate a Stabbing - Dartmouth
Police have a suspect in custody and it is unknown if charges will be laid at this time. Police have released the scene at 214 Main Street in Dartmouth.
Investigators with the General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division are conducting the investigation, which is in the early stages.
Police are asking anyone with information in relation to the incident to call police at 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 by using the P3 Tips app.
Police Investigate Stabbing
Police are investigating a stabbing that occurred tonight in Dartmouth.
At approximately 7:27 p.m., officers responded to a report of an injured person at the East Coast Amusement fair located at 214 Main Street in Dartmouth. Officers located an 18-year-old man suffering from what are believed to be life-threatening stab wounds. He was transported to hospital for treatment.
The investigation is in the early stages and further information will be provided when it becomes available.
Caledonia Road remains closed to all traffic between Main Street and Roleika Drive to allow officers to investigate the incident.
Anyone with information in relation to this incident, pictures or video from the area or the fair grounds is asked to call police at 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 by using the P3 Tips app.