Halifax police search for suspect in alleged sexual assault

Police in Halifax are seeking the public's help as they investigate an alleged sexual assault inside a local Walmart.

Halifax Regional Police released three grainy photos Wednesday showing a suspect, a man in his 30s with a slight beard.

Police say a man turned himself in to police Wednesday, but he was released without charges, prompting police to confirm their investigation is continuing.

Investigators say the attack happened before 6:30 p.m. on March 18th when a man approached a woman in her 50s and touched her in a sexual manner over her clothing.