Milford cops seek to ID man wanted for stealing leather jacket at mall

MILFORD — Police are asking for the public’s help to identify a man who detectives say shoplifted a leather jacket from a Connecticut Post mall store on Sunday.

The theft happened around 2 p.m. when the man attempted to conceal a leather jacket in a backpack from Kani Leather Goods.

“As the male was being escorted out of the store by employees, he ran off and exited the mall prior to police arrival.” police posted on Facebook.

Anyone with any identifying information can contact Detective Dancy at 203-783-4798 or