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Man covered in blood spotted running down Dartmouth street

Halifax Regional Police say the injured man eventually made his way to hospital.

Police didn’t find the injured man when they arrived on scene, but say it looks like whatever happened took place in the 100 block of Prince Albert Road.

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Police didn’t find the injured man when they arrived on scene, but say it looks like whatever happened took place in the 100 block of Prince Albert Road.

Halifax Regional Police say they are investigating a serious assault after a man covered in blood was seen running down a Dartmouth street.

A report came into police around 8:30 p.m. Sunday about the unusual situation in the area of Pleasant Street and Starr Lane.

Police didn’t find the injured man when they arrived on scene, but say it looks like whatever happened took place in the 100 block of Prince Albert Road.

Police also say the victim went to Dartmouth General Hospital where he is now being treated.

“The extent of his injuries are not yet known,” a police statement says.

There were no other details provided.

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