May 29, 2014 11:10 am
Updated: May 29, 2014 11:36 am

Man charged with attempted murder after Dartmouth stabbing

Police charge five impaired drivers overnight Thursday.

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HALIFAX – Halifax police have charged a 69-year-old man with attempted murder after an argument ended in a stabbing.

Police allege the victim, a 61-year-old man, was stabbed in the stomach Wednesday night during an altercation with another man.

His injuries are not considered life-threatening.

A suspect was subdued by witnesses until police arrived on the scene on Portland Street in Dartmouth.

Police say the accused also faces numerous weapons-related charges.

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