Man in Underwear Assaults Halifax Police Officer and Paramedic

Halifax Police say one of their officers and a paramedic were assaulted by a man wearing nothing but his underwear early this morning. Police say they responded to a report of a man running around outside near Nova Court in Dartmouth wearing nothing but underwear shortly before 2am this morning. An ambulance was dispatched and police placed the 24-year-old man in the vehicle. Police say the man suddenly became agitated and assaulted both the paramedic and the officer. The officer received minor injuries. Police say they are still investigating the incident.