Last night at 11:30 p.m. Halifax Regional Police officers responded to a call of a man who had been shot in the hand outside of an apartment building in the 0-100 block of Crystal Drive in Dartmouth. The 17-year-old victim was located inside an apartment and was transported to the Dartmouth General Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. A suspect was seen running from the area and is described as a black man, 5’4, thin build and wearing black jogging pants and a white hoodie.
No one has been arrested for this incident and the victim is not cooperating with the police investigation. Officers from the Forensic Identification Section and Integrated General Investigation Section are still currently on-scene continuing the investigation.