At 11:45 p.m. officers responded to the area of Gaston Rd and Portland St in relation to male who had been stabbed. The twenty three year old male was transported to hospital with serious but non life threatening injuries.
The incident is being investigated by the Integrated General Investigative Section of the Criminal Investigations Division. The investigation is still ongoing and we do not believe it was a random act of violence.
Investigators are interested in speaking with anyone who was in the area of (name area) (name time period) and are asking them or anyone with information to call (902-490-****).
Information can also be provided anonymously through 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.
Source: Media Release