Halifax Regional Police are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a man last seen in Bedford on Wednesday.

Michael Schofield, 41, of Canning, left the jobsite where he was working at 961 Bedford Highway at 2 p.m. that day and did not return.

He was only expected to be gone for a short time, but has not been seen or heard from since.

While there is no reason to believe he met with foul play, his family is concerned for his well being.


Schofield is described as white, 5'6 to 5'7, 140 lbs., with short dark hair. He was last seen wearing coveralls, workboots and a ballcap.

Anyone with information on Michael Schofield’s whereabouts is asked to contact Halifax Regional Police at 490-5016.