(Nanaimo RCMP)

RCMP are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect who stole tools from a hardware store in Nanaimo earlier this month.

At approximately 6:30 p.m. on June 11th, a suspect stole several Milwaukee brand tools from Home Depot on Metral Drive.

The suspect was captured on video surveillance running out the main doors of the store carrying two red boxes that contained the stolen merchandise. 

At the time of the theft, the suspect was wearing a blue medical mask, red sweater, black shorts, black runners and white socks. 

Anyone with information regarding the identity of the suspect is asked to contact the Nanaimo RCMP at (250) 754-2345.

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