Terrance Thomas Dixon dies in hospital 6 days after gas station attack in Halifax

Halifax police responded to the report of an assault at the Esso gas station at 6020 Young Street on June 29th at approximately 10:20pm.

Police said a male suspect approached the victim, Terrance Thomas Dixon, 47, and assaulted him with an edged weapon. Dixon was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries on July 4th.

Police are searching for the suspect who is described as a white male who was wearing a grey hoodie, long blue jean shorts, a blue baseball cap, white socks, black sneakers and black gloves.

On September 22 Police arrested a 42-year-old Dartmouth man in the 100 block of Main Street in Dartmouth and a 42-year-old Halifax man in the 100 block of Lacewood Drive in Halifax. Both men are being charged in connection to the homicide of Dixon.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at  902-490-5020.

This homicide is the 28th Nova Scotia Homicide of the year. The 2020 Nova Scotia Homicide Victim List is available here.