Crime

Condition of victim in Dartmouth stabbing improving

Man stabbed Saturday afternoon in random attack

Police are investigating a stabbing that took place in Dartmouth last weekend.   Brandon Young

A stabbing victim, who was rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries, is improving, says Halifax Regional Police spokesperson Const. Dianne Penfound.

On Saturday at 1:05 p.m. police were called to a path in the area of Albro Lake Road and Wyse Road where the unidentified man was stabbed.

Police believe that this was a random act.

The suspect is described as a short, black male. No arrests have been made as of Monday afternoon.

No further details are known as this time.

Police are asking members of the public to help with the investigation by contacting them with any information about the crime. Halifax Regional Police services can be reached at 902-490-5016.