Halifax RCMP are investigating a stabbing at Auburn Drive High School this afternoon.

At 2:15 p.m., police and EHS were called to the Cole Harbour school after a stabbing on school property.

Police said, following an argument, an 18-year-old from Mineville was stabbed in the leg by a 17-year-old with a knife.

By the time police arrived, the 17-year-old from East Preston had fled the scene.

Police said the victim had minor injuries that were treated at the scene.

They say the victim and suspect know each other.

Police are still looking for the suspect as the investigation continues.