Police charge four people after search of a Dartmouth residence

Police have charged four people after conducting a search of a residence in Dartmouth on March 6.

At approximately 1:30 p.m., members of the Drug Unit of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division, and the East Division Quick Response Unit, conducted a search warrant at a residence in the 0-100 block of Pinecrest Drive in Dartmouth. Four people were arrested inside the residence without incident.  Investigators seized quantities of cash and crack cocaine.

A 49-year-old Dartmouth woman, 55-year-old Dartmouth man, 41-year-old Halifax woman and a 56-year-old Halifax man are all scheduled to appear in Dartmouth Provincial Court at a later date to face one count each of possession for the purpose of drug trafficking.

Police encourage anyone with information about illegal drug activity, to contact police or anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or via the P3 Tips App.