A 25-year-old man is recovering in hospital after being shot in a home on Chebucto Road Monday night, according to Halifax police.
Officers were called to the 6000 block of the street around 10:40 p.m.
Neighbour Matthew Bennett said he heard two loud shots, a pause, and then one more.
Police said the man required surgery, but is now in stable condition
They don't have a suspect, but said they don't believe this is a random incident.
The regional police said they are working with the RCMP on the investigation.