Halifax Regional Police have charged a man and a woman with selling cannabis after a search of an illegal cannabis dispensary in Dartmouth last Friday.

Police say the raid took place just before 4 p.m. at Compassion Consulting on Portland Street.

"Investigators seized in excess of 750 grams of cannabis, 42 pre-rolled cannabis cigarettes, 82 units of cannabis oils as well as other cannabis products," Halifax police said in a news release.

Theman and woman, both from Dartmouth, face three charges each under the Cannabis Act:

  • Possession for the purpose of distributing
  • Possessing cannabis for the purpose of selling
  • Possession for the use in distribution of illicit cannabis