Halifax police say they are receiving tips from the public as they continue to investigate what they are calling the suspicious disappearance of a Dartmouth woman.
According to police, Karen Lee MacKenzie was last seen at 95 Highfield Park Dr., in Dartmouth on February 25.
MacKenzie was reported missing to police on March 3 and investigators are continuing to treather disappearance as suspicious.
"Even though the charges have been laid, we still want to locate Karen", said McIsaac.
In an update on Wednesday, McIsaac said by email that they are now questioning a man regarding the case. She wouldn't say on what day he is accused of assaulting MacKenzie. It's believed she was wearing a green jacket and a matching backpack when she was last seen.
Police say the investigation into MacKenzie's disappearance is ongoing and are asking anyone with information who has not yet spoken to police to come forward. She provided no other details.
He is scheduled to appear in Dartmouth provincial court Thursday morning. Anyone with information is asked to contact Halifax Regional Police or Crime Stoppers.