A man was badly beaten by a gang wielding a hammer in Dartmouth, N.S., Tuesday night, police say.
Halifax police were called to a disturbance in the 100-200 block of Albro Lake Road. They found the 31-year-old man in his apartment suffering from injuries.
He told officers four men had set upon him outside the apartment. He was treated in hospital. Police are seeking the alleged assailants, but did not offer a description.