Police investigating after child seen wandering in Lower Sackville

RCMP Halifax Regional Detachment is seeking information after responding to a call of a child wandering in Lower Sackville.

On March 2, 2024, at approximately 10:27 a.m., Halifax District RCMP responded to a report of a child wandering on Sackville Dr.

Witnesses reported that the child only had one shoe on. They were last seen at 10:23 a.m. leaving the Sobeys then walking towards Downsview Dr.

The child is described as approximately eight or nine years old, wearing a black jacket with the hood up, and blue or black pants.

Officers made extensive patrols and inquires throughout the day but were unable to locate the child.

Police don’t believe there is an immediate risk to the child but are concerned for his well-being.

Anyone with information about the identity of the child is asked to contact police at 902-490-5020. If you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers, toll free, at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.


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