Police investigate 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, Halifax. 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.

The investigation is in the early stages. There is no suspect description at this time. 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 www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or by using the P3 Tips app.