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Man stabbed several times during brawl in front of apartment building: Halifax police

The victim was taken to hospital while a suspect was arrested at a nearby residence.

Halifax Regional Police.

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Halifax Regional Police.

A man was stabbed multiple times during a brawl in front of Halifax-area apartment building.

Halifax Regional Police say they were called around 10:45 p.m. Friday about a number of people fighting at the location on Randall Avenue in Fairview.

The fisticuffs were over by the time officers arrived, but police found a 33-year-old man with multiple stab wounds.

Police say another man ran from officers and was arrested at a nearby residence on Main Avenue.

The man who was stabbed suffered non-life threatening injuries and was taken to hospital.

The suspect is a 31-year-old and police say they expect to lay charges.

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