25-year-old charged in the fatal stabbing of a man in Halifax

The 2021 Halifax Homicide Victim List is available here.

Halifax police responded to a weapons call at a business in the 1500 block of Brunswick Street on December 30th at 9:15am. According to reports a man entered the business and attacked two men who were inside and then fled the scene.

A 55-year-old man was stabbed and rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. A 66-year-old man was also injured but is expected to survive.

A 25-year-old man, was arrested in the area a short time later and charges are anticipated. Police are asking anyone with information about this incident to call police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).