CARMEL, Ind. (WHAS) -- Police in Carmel, Ind. are asking for the public's assistance to identify a theft suspect.

The suspect speaks with a Southern accent and was last seen driving a dark blue or black Hyundai sedan. The license plate of the vehicle (263WJE) has been reported stolen in Shepherdsville, Kentucky. Carmel PD believe the suspect may have ties to Shepherdsville, Kentucky.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Office Steven Cash at or Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS or 1-800-222-TIPS. Information may be left anonymously.