Man stabbed in downtown Halifax taken to hospital: police

The 19-year-old man was found in Cole Harbour by RCMP early Sunday morning, and taken to hospital for treatment.

Published on March 13, 2017

Pizza Corner in Halifax.

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Police are investigating an overnight assault they say happened in the city's popular late-night food corner after a 19-year-old was sent to the hospital with stab wounds.

Halifax Regional Police said in a release the Cole Harbour RCMP were called to a residence on Clarence Road early Sunday morning, where they found the injured 19-year-old male.

The man was taken to the hospital, where he was receiving treatment Sunday for the stab wounds from the assault.

Halifax police were able to find the location of the incident, and blocked off a large section of Grafton Street and Blowers Street to investigate on Sunday.

As of Sunday evening, police said there was no update on the man's condition.

The investigation is in it's early stages and more information will be released as it comes in, police said.