A woman has been arrested for drug dealing in Halifax, police say

Posted August 14, 2018 08:13:07 A woman is in custody after police say she was found selling pills online.

Officers arrested Sarah Mathers, 38, at a downtown Halifax apartment on Tuesday, police said.

They found drugs inside a shopping bag, a plastic bag with a plastic seal around it and a plastic bottle with a small plastic seal on top, police spokeswoman Cpl.

Janine Smith said in a statement.

Police are still investigating the incident.

Mathers was arrested on drug trafficking charges and was released from custody.

She was charged with one count of possession of an instrument for manufacturing or preparing drugs and one count each of drug trafficking, possession for supply and possessing a dangerous instrument, police reported.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call police.