Good Samaritan struck in the face near Dartmouth mall
A 49-year-old man from Dartmouth faces several charges after an altercation near the Dartmouth Shopping Centre on Monday night.
Halifax police said two people spotted a man and woman in a dispute near the mall at about 10 p.m.
They said when the two tried to help the woman a 32-year-old man was hit in the face.
Someone also noticed a knife.
The suspect made a run for it, but was arrested a short time later on Albro Lake Road.
He’s been charged with assault with a weapon, theft and breaching a court order.