DARTMOUTH - A man was hospitalized after being hit with a baseball bat during a brawl that broke out on a street here Wednesday night.
Halifax Regional Police say they were called to the area of Trinity Avenue and Nadia Drive around 8 p.m. after getting reports of a number of people fighting.
Police say one person had a baseball bat and officers found a 35-year-old man was assaulted.
He was taken to hospital by paramedics with non-life threatening injuries.
Police say they seized the bat at the scene and arrested a 34-year-old man, who is due in Dartmouth provincial court Thursday to face charges of possession of a weapon and assault with a weapon.
The victim and accused were known to one another, police add.