OTTAWA -- UPDATE: Police say suspect has been identified.

Ottawa Police are searching for a suspect of a theft on Carling Avenue near Woodroffe Avenue earlier this month.

Police say the man entered a business on March 1, put several items in his backpack and fled the store.

He’s described as between five-foot-10 and six feet tall, about 160 pounds with dark hair and a receding hairline.

He was wearing a black Outbound puffy jacket, light blue jeans, camel-coloured boots and wrap-around glasses at the time of the theft.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Ottawa Police Service Break and Enter Unit.