Police seek help locating suspect in attempted robbery

Posted at 8:58 PM, Jul 26, 2014
and last updated 2014-07-26 22:58:13-04

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah – Police are searching for a suspect who tried to rob a clothing store in West Valley City Friday morning.

Police said a man tried to steal clothes from a Macy’s store at Valley Fair Mall Friday around 11 a.m.

Employees reportedly attempted to stop the man, but police said the suspect fought back and escaped.

The suspect is pictured above and is described as being a white man who is about 23 years old. The man stands about 5-feet 10-inches tall, weighs about 180 pounds and had short hair.

Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to call West Valley City police at 801-840-4000.