DARTMOUTH — Police are investigating after an apparent triple stabbing in Dartmouth Thursday night.

Dartmouth Police responded to a shopping plaza at 450 State Road at around 7:30 p.m. Thursday after three men suffered injuries during an altercation in which one person was armed with a sharp object.

The three men were taken to the hospital, with one of them suffering from serious injuries. The other two sustained minor wounds.

Police say one of the individuals in the altercation was later involved in a crash on Reed Road.

One person has been taken into police custody.

The investigation is ongoing.