Man hospitalized after early morning stabbing

Halifax Regional Police is investigating a stabbing that occurred overnight in Halifax.

At approximately 2:52 a.m. officers responded to a report of an injured person in the 0-100 block of Evans Avenue. Officers located a 55-year-old man who had been stabbed inside a residence. The victim was taken to hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries.

There is no suspect description. The investigation is in the early stages. A police presence will remain in the area as the investigation continues.

Anyone with information or video from the area 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 or by using the P3 Tips app.


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