Police are investigating after six winter coats were stolen from a Port Lambton church.

Lambton OPP officials allege on March 13, 2018 at 10 p.m. members of the Lambton Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a theft complaint from within the Sacred Heart Church in Port Lambton.

Investigation revealed that on this date several people were located within the church between 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. for a meeting.

It was during these times that an unknown suspects attended the church and stole six winter coats, police allege.

The OPP are seeking public assistance in recovering the coats and the thief.

If anyone has knowledge of this incident they are asked to call the OPP at 519-882-1011 or Sarnia-Lambton Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.