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Somerset Police seek public’s help to identify suspect after chase that ended in Fall River – Fall River Reporter

Police are asking for the public’s help after an incident led to a chase.

On Wednesday around 4 p.m., Home Depot in Somerset had another shoplifting incident.

According to Somerset Police, Loss Prevention attempted to detain and identify the suspect, but he fled before he could be identified. He was picked up by another man driving a small U-Haul truck. Officers attempted to stop the U-Haul, which continued into Fall River and was lost in the Brightman Street area.

The vehicle was found abandoned minutes later and the shoplifter was later identified through good police work. The shoplifter’s name has not been released.

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the male driver. The male appears to have a large cross on his right ankle.

If you know the identity of the male in the photos, please contact Officer William Goodale.