Carleton Place Meat Man

Lanark County OPP are looking for this man after an attempted meat theft at the Carleton Place Independent Grocer Saturday, April 12, 2014. (OPP)

Lanark County OPP are looking for a suspect after a man tried to steal a “large amount” of meat over the weekend.

They said officers were called to the Independent in Carleton Place around 3:30 p.m. Saturday.

Sgt. Kristine Rae said store staff observed the man trying to take about $600 worth of meat.

Police are asking for the public’s help to identify the man in the attached photo and are asking anyone with information to call 613-267-2626 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.