(Nanaimo RCMP)

“Can you identify the guy with the big hair?,” asks Nanaimo RCMP.

Police are searching for a man who allegedly stole a Macbook Pro from the Staples branch located inside the Brooks Landing Shopping Centre.

At around 10:40 am on Monday, May 27th, the suspect walked into the store, seized the laptop and its packaging, and ran away with both items.

He is described as a Caucasian man in his early twenties and has long, shaggy red hair. At the time of the incident he was wearing a tank top and multicoloured shorts.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Nanaimo RCMP at  250-754-2345. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at www.nanaimocrimestoppers.com or by phone at 1-800-222-8477.