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Two Halifax men charged after assault with a knife

Halifax police say they were called to Victoria Road and arrested two men with non-life threatening injuries.

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Jeff Harper/Metro / Halifax Staff

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Two men are facing charges after an assault with a knife in Halifax on Monday night.

In a news release on Wednesday, Halifax Regional Police said they got a call at 10:30 p.m. from the 5000 block of Victoria Road about an assault with a weapon call involving a knife.

Two men with non-life threatening injuries were arrested and later taken to hospital for treatment.

A 51-year-old man from Halifax was charged with assault with a weapon, assault causing bodily harm and possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.

A 46-year-old man from Halifax was charged with assault causing bodily harm.

Both men were released, and are due in court on Dec. 19.

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