Bakersfield police are asking for the public's help identifying a suspect wanted for theft.

On Aug. 25, the suspect entered the Kohl's store located at 9400 Rosedale Highway and selected merchandise. She concealed the merchandise in a bag and left the store without paying for it.

She appears to be white, in her 40s, 5 feet 5 inches tall, 140 pounds, with black hair, wearing a purple tank top and jeans.

Anyone with information as to the identity of this suspect is asked to call the Bakersfield Police Department at 327-7111 or Detective John Blunt at 326-3964.