BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The Bakersfield Police Department is asking the community for help in locating Christopher Earl Pettenger who they say is a sex offender who failed to check in with his parole agent after he was released from the Kern County Jail.
Pettenger, 34, is described as a white male, 5'8" and 170 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes.
Pettenger is wanted for violation of his parole.
Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call Detective Pat Mara at (661) 326-3556 or the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.
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