AUGUSTA — City police say they have identified the two people who are suspects in a theft of about $900 worth of merchandise from Wal-Mart.

Photos of the couple were posted on the agency’s Facebook page Monday morning, and by 11:30 a.m. police indicated through social media they had identified the man and woman in the photos.

The theft was reported at 7:36 p.m. Saturday.

The suspects, a man and a woman, left in a black Toyota Echo, according to the agency’s posting. The investigation is ongoing.