By CBS13 Staff

STOCKTON (CBS13) — Officers are asking for help in identifying a suspect in a wheelchair who allegedly ran over an employee’s foot while stealing some merchandise from a Stockton store last week.

Surveillance photo of the suspect. (Credit: Stockton Police Department)

Stockton police say, back on Aug. 15, the suspect entered the store along the 5200 block of Pacific Avenue and tried to leave with some unpaid-for items.

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An employee went up to talk to the suspect, but the man in the electric wheelchair then allegedly ran over the employee’s foot. The suspect in the wheelchair then took off.

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Surveillance photos of the suspect have since been released by the police department.

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Anyone who recognizes the suspect is urged to call Stockton police at (209) 937-7222.