The Canadian Press
DARTMOUTH - A 41-year-old Halifax man faces several charges including uttering threats and assaulting a police officer.
Police say they were called to an apartment unit on Windmill Road in Dartmouth around 9:30 p.m. Sunday after a man tried to enter the premises.
Officers arrived and found a man armed with a knife in a vacant unit nearby.
Police say the suspect dropped the weapon but a struggle ensued as officers tried to arrest him.
Police say the man was taken to hospital after suffering minor injuries during the arrest.