Investigators in the Criminal Investigation Division have arrested a man in relation to the homicide of Patrick Wayne Stay.
At approximately 12:35 a.m. on September 4, officers located a man who had been stabbed in the area of the 1600 block of Lower Water Street in Halifax. The man was transported to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The Medical Examiner identified the victim as 36-year-old Patrick Wayne Stay and ruled the manner of death to be a homicide.
Today, investigators arrested a 31-year-old man in relation to Patrick’s homicide. A further update will be provided when available.
The investigation is ongoing, and police are asking anyone with information about Patrick’s murder 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.
Our thoughts remain with Patrick’s family and friends on the loss of their loved one.