At approximately 12:15 a.m. Halifax Regional Police members were approached by a man who informed them that he had been robbed in the area of Maitland Street and Newcastle Street in Dartmouth as he was walking in the area. The victim indicates that he was approached by two men who were wearing all dark clothing and ski masks, one of the men produced a knife and demanded items from him. The men stole the victim’s cell phone, jacket and keys before fleeing the area in an older model beige colored Pontiac or Buick. There were no injuries in this robbery. The area was searched with negative results at this time, the matter will be followed up by members of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division.
Anyone who may have any knowledge of this incident is asked to contact Halifax Regional 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 texting a tip - Tip 202 + your message to 274637.