Halifax Regional Police are investigating a suspicious fire that occurred early Sunday morning in Halifax.

A 45-year-old man and 40-year-old woman, both from Halifax, are facing multiple charges in relation to a drug trafficking investigation.

Halifax Regional Police say on Jan. 9, officer searched a residence on Frederick Avenue in Halifax in relation to an ongoing drug investigation.

As a result of the search, police seized a quantity of cocaine, opioids, and over $3,500 in cash. 

A 45-year-old man and a 40-year-old woman, both from Halifax, were arrested at the scene without incident. 

Both were released to appear in Halifax Provincial Court at a later date to face charges of possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking