DARTMOUTH - Police in Halifax say they stopped an armed man from confronting a group of people in Dartmouth early Sunday morning.
Just after 1:30 a.m., police say they received a report of a man armed with a knife in the 0 to 100 block of Highfield Park Drive. Police were told the man was ready to confront a group of people who he had earlier been in a confrontation with.
Officers arrived on scene and the man was arrested without incident. Police also say a knife was recovered.
A 22-year-old man from Dartmouth has been charged with possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose and is due in court at a later date.