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Teen taken to hospital after shooting in Dartmouth: police

Halifax police say a teen has been sent to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a shooting on Courtney Road in Dartmouth on Jan. 14, 2020. .
Halifax police say a teen has been sent to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a shooting on Courtney Road in Dartmouth on Jan. 14, 2020. . Reynold Gregor/Global News

A teenager has been taken to hospital after a shooting in Dartmouth on Tuesday, according to police.

Halifax Regional Police say they responded to a weapons call on Courtney Road at approximately 10:55 a.m.

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They say a teenager has been transported to hospital for non-life-threatening injuries after being shot.

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Courtney Road is closed to traffic and police have asked the public to remain out of the area as they investigate.

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Officers remain at the scene at this time.