A woman who allegedly tried to shoplift a child's jacket before staff wrestled it back from her is wanted by police.

On Thursday, September 21, a woman allegedly attempted to steal a child's coat from Liquorice Clothes in Bellgrove Road.

Police said the woman stole the coat, but staff managed to get it back after a short struggle.

The suspect was then driven away in a blue Fiat with the registration Ej02XAK.

Police are appealing for witnesses to contact Crimestoppers.