Halifax police investigate fatal fire on Portland Street

Halifax Regional Police News

Halifax Regional Police are investigating a fatal fire that took place in the early morning hours of Nov. 2, 2023.

According to police, at around 4:10 a.m., officers along with Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency responded to a structure fire on Portland Street.

Police say a man was found deceased in one of the apartments.

The investigation is in the early stages and investigators are asking anyone with information to call police at 902-490-5020. 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 by using the P3 Tips app.