On Sunday morning at approximately 3:41 A.M. Halifax Regional Police responded to an Aggravated Assault / Robbery at the corner of Barrington Street and George Street . When police arrived they located 25 year male victim and a 29 year male victim, one of the victims was unconscious, the other conscious but bleeding from the face. The investigation has revealed the victims were assaulted and robbed by at least four males, there is no indication of a weapon being used. One of the victims was relieved of his wallet during this assault. The suspects are described as follows:
1) Black male, 25-28 years old, wearing green Pants, Green vest and black sweater
2) Black male, 25-28 years old, wearing dark green pants and a dark sweater
3) Black male, 25-28 years old, wearing black pants and a dark hooded sweatshirt
4) Black male , 25-28 years old, wearing blue jeans and dark sweater
The victims have been released from the hospital but require further medical treatment. There is no further information available at this time.
Investigators are asking anyone with information about this incident 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 texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.
Source: Media Release