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Man charged with attempted murder in Spryfield weapons call

Officers went to a residence on Sylvia Avenue at around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday
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Halifax Regional Police have charged a man with attempted murder in an incident early Wednesday morning in Spryfield.

Officers went to a residence on Sylvia Avenue at around 3:30 a.m. to investigate a disturbance.

They say two men who knew each other got in a fight.

A 41-year-old was taken to hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

Lucian Swinamer, 43, was arrested at the scene and also faces a charge of aggravated assault.




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