Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man accused of threatening an employee with a knife as he stole from a Phoenix Home Depot in January.
According to Silent Witness, on the afternoon of January 29, a man described as 28 to 34 years old, entered the Home Depot near Tatum Boulevard and Bell Road.
Police say the man shoplifted a DeWalt hammer drill from the tool section.
When a loss prevention employee attempted to confront the suspect, he reportedly pulled out a knife, causing the employee to back away.
The suspect was last seen leaving the area in a silver four-door Acura.
Police describe the suspect as 5 feet 8 inches and weighing 175 pounds.
If you have any information on the identity of this man, you are asked to call 480-WITNESS, you can remain anonymous.