Woman, 91, dies following fight with another senior at care home: Halifax police

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By Philip Croucher - Metro Halifax

HALIFAX - Halifax Regional Police say they are investigating a suspicious death after a fight involving two seniors at a memory care facility in Clayton Park over the weekend.

Police say just before 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, officers were called to Evan Hall at 156 Parkland Dr.

A 74-year-old woman, according to police, got into an altercation with a 91-year-old woman. The 91-year-old fell to the floor and sustained serious injuries.

The victim was taken to hospital, and on Sunday night, she died.

An autopsy is being conducted Monday and Halifax police’s major crime unit is now investigating.

Geographic location: Halifax

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