JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

Police in Jacksonville are trying to identify a man who tried to steal a lawn mower and a generator from a storage shed on the Northside early Tuesday morning.

Police began investigating in the 400 block of Pipitone Drive about 1 a.m.

Officers said the man fled the area before being able to get the items off the victim's property.

Anyone with any information in regard to the man's identity or whereabouts is asked to call the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office at 904-630-0500 or Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS.