Attempted murder charge laid following Millbrook stabbing

A 42-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder in connection with a stabbing in Millbrook early Thursday morning.

Police responded around 1 a.m. to a 911 call that a 56-year-old man had been stabbed in a home on Fern Drive.

The victim was transported to hospital by EHS LifeFlight with serious injuries.

The RCMP say officers located the suspect attempting to flee the scene, and the Millbrook man was arrested following a struggle.

Millbrook RCMP, with assistance from Colchester District RCMP and the Truro Police Service, were involved in the arrest.

Police say the man may face additional charges in relation to this incident, and he remains in custody.

The investigation is continuing.