The Sterling and Dixon police departments in Illinois are investigating recent reports of retail theft of powder baby formula from area Walmart stores. 

Police are seeking a possible suspect in the cases and are seeking Darel Young, 41, who is described as 5-foot-8 and 240 pounds. Detective James D. Sanders said Young is from the Sterling area and is believed to be traveling between Sterling and the Chicago area in a blue-colored 1999 Dodge Caravan bearing Illinois registration P216843.

Young is being sought on a Whiteside County warrant charging him with retail theft over $300. Anyone aware of Young’s whereabouts is asked to contact local law enforcement authorities or Whiteside County Crime Stoppers at 815-625-7867.