London Police are searching for a suspect who was involved in a theft at a south end shopping mall Tuesday night.

Around 8:20pm, London police received a call after a male had stole two back packs from a store on Wellington Street South.

Someone attempted to stop the suspect, but he fled the scene quickly. The citizen sustained minor injuries from the altercation.

Officers are asking the public to help identify the suspect and they are asking anyone with information to step forward as the investigation continues.