Pennsylvania State Police are asking for help to identify the suspect in an attempted theft from a vehicle in Greene Township.

It happened March 28 around 3:21 a.m. in the 2400 block of Gunnison Rd.

The man opened the victim's vehicle and ransacked through the interior but did not steal any items, according to troopers. He later took off on foot.

The suspect had an average build and was wearing dark clothing including a dark jacket/hoodie with the hood up, dark-colored pants and dark-colored shoes, investigators said.

State police said there has been an increase of vehicle break-ins and thefts in the same area. Troopers encourage residents to lock their vehicles, valuables and any doors.

Anyone with information is asked to call Trooper Wilson with State Police in Erie at 814-898-1641.