Franklin police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying a man who stole hundreds of dollars of merchandise from an area retailer. According to police, the incident occurred on Sunday at Belk located at 1800 Galleria Boulevard. Police reported the man got away with more than $400 in jewelry. He was seen fleeing the scene in a newer model maroon Honda Civic. The vehicle had a Southway auto license plate on the front. Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-794-4000.