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Police arrest suspect following assault downtown last Monday

(Meghan Groff/NEWS 95.7)

HALIFAX – Police have arrested a man following an assault last week in Halifax.

On Oct. 2, a Halifax man told police he was jumped on Spring Garden Rd. and punched repeatedly in the side of the head.

The alleged attack happening in broad daylight, around 1:00 p.m.

The suspect got onto a Halifax Transit bus, and despite their best efforts, police couldn’t find him.

Thursday night, officers arrested the suspect on Herring Cove Rd. The 30-year-old man is charged with assault causing bodily harm, and will be in court in November.

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