WEST ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) – The West Elmira Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a suspect involved in a reported larceny.

The driver, a white male wearing a baseball cap, was reportedly driving a van.

He reportedly is wanted in regards to a larceny from an elderly woman in West Elmira on West Church St.

According to police, the van is described as a faded white panel van with lettering on the side. The first word is unknown, but the second word is “painting”.

The lettering is in dark colored paint and also faded.

The van was last seen parked on the south side of West Church St. in the 1700 block at about 1:40 p.m., yesterday (June 11).

Anyone who can identify the man or the van is urged to call the West Elmira Police Department at 607-735-8600.

All calls will be kept confidential.