Loaded assault rifle seized in Halifax drug raid

Police in Halifax say they have seized a loaded assault rifle and handgun in a drug raid in the Gottingen Street areaThursday night.

Man and woman due in court on Friday

A man and a woman are due in court after Halifax police seized a loaded assault rifle and a loaded handgun in a drug raid on Thursday night.

Police said they made the arrests around 6:30 p.m. in the Gottingen Street area.

They said they also seized cocaine and drug paraphernalia.

The 32-year-old man and the 23-year-old woman are due in court in Halifax on Friday to face drug and weapons charges.