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Man facing charges after attempted machete assault at Dartmouth bus terminal

By Caitlin Snow Nov 14, 2023 | 4:07 PM

An attempted assault with a machete at the bus terminal in Dartmouth.

Police say it was around 2:30pm, Monday, on Nantucket Avenue when two men were arguing on a bus.

The men got off the bus and one tried to assault the other with a machete.

The 44-year-old suspect was arrested, and officers seized the weapon.

He is facing these charges:

  • Assault with a weapon
  • Possession of weapon dangerous to the public
  • Possession of a weapon contrary to a court order

There were no reported injuries.