EAST HANTS: Police are seeking assistance from the public in the search for a missing 15-year-old girl.

Spokeswoman Cpl. Jenn Clarke said Mackenzie Eagles was last seen on September 23, and her bike is missing from her home as well.

Mackenzie is a white female, 5-feet tall and 150 pounds, with dark blonde/ light brown hair and blue/ green eyes.

“When she was last seen she was wearing a navy blue sweater, and was carrying a dark coloured backpack with yellow writing on it,” said Cpl. Clarke.

Anyone with information on Mackenzie Eagles’ whereabouts is asked to contact East Hants District RCMP at 902 883 7077, or should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca.

Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.

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Patrick Healey
Pat has grown up in East Hants, having called Milford, and now Enfield home. He graduated from the journalism program at Holland College in 2001, and has spent time at newspapers in NL and Alberton and Summerside, PEI before becoming a reporter/photographer at The Weekly Press/The Laker in October 2008. He has a rescue kitty named Asha that is much loved—and spoiled. Pat is also our "social engagement guru." Check him out on twitter!