Halifax Regional Police are at a Dartmouth home investigating a suspicious death.
Officers responded at about 1:10 p.m. Thursday after receiving a report of a sudden death at the Farquharson Street home, the department said in a news release.
Upon arrival, investigators found a deceased person inside, the release said.
The department was not releasing the gender or age of the deceased person pending notification of the next of kin.
Forensic identification officers are currently at the home processing the scene and officers with the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division are in the preliminary stage of the investigation, the release said.