Police look for suspect in home improvement store theft

PETALUMA, Calif. (KTVU & Wires) - Petaluma police are asking the public to help them identify a man who burglarized a home improvement store Tuesday evening.

Police went to the Friedman's Home Improvement store at 429 N. McDowell Blvd. in response to a report of someone stealing tools, but the suspect was gone when officers arrived around 7 p.m.

The suspect was described as a white man who is 25 to 35 years old with facial hair and was wearing a Giants baseball hat and gray jacket. He was last seen fleeing the area in a green Mercury Sable 4-door sedan, police said.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call police Officer Walt Spiller at (707) 781-1226.