Spring Garden Twp. Police are trying to identify this man, who they said shoplifted from Dollar General on South Edgar Street on Feb. 10, 2013.
Spring Garden Twp. Police are trying to identify this man, who they said shoplifted from Dollar General on South Edgar Street on Feb. 10, 2013.

Spring Garden Township Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man police say shoplifted various merchandise from a dollar store.

It happened about 4:45 p.m. Feb. 10 at Dollar General, 1077 S. Edgar St., police said.

The man stole numerous items from the store, putting them in a red, black and white backpack, according to police. He ran from the store when confronted by an employee, police said.

He's black, in his late teens or early 20s, is at least 6 feet tall and was wearing a yellow T-shirt, gray zippered hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans. Police said he might also have ear piercings.

Anyone who knows this man's identity is asked to call police at (717) 843-0851.