Nova Scotia

Man held in Dartmouth shooting

A man is in hospital recovering after being shot on Albro Lake Road in Dartmouth early Saturday afternoon, police said.

A 17-year-old male is in hospital recovering after being shot on Albro Lake Road in Dartmouth early Saturday afternoon, police said.

The victim was taken to Dartmouth General Hospital with a gunshot wound to the abdomen; police said his injuries do not appear to be life threatening. 

A 19-year-old man arrested at the scene is being investigated for attempted murder. Police recovered a shotgun inside a bag in the same area.

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