The Bakersfield Police Department Joint Vice Task Force conducted a two week investigation of Shawn Liquor located at 1710 Union Avenue.
The investigation ended on August 13 with the arrest of the store manager, 42-year-old Basher Aldakher.
Officers said Aldakher was arrested for four counts of receiving stolen property.
Officers said during the investigation, Aldakher purchased numerous cartons of cigarettes from an undercover officer on multiple occasions. The undercover officer represented the cigarettes as stolen property.
Ford City man arrested for grand theft
Kern County Sheriff's Office Taft Substation deputies have arrested a Ford City man for grand theft and methamphetamine sales.
Low cost vaccination clinic for dogs Saturday
The City of Bakersfield Animal Control Division is having a low cost vaccination, licensing and microchip clinic for dogs living within the…
Man convicted of second degree murder sentenced
A man convicted of choking his wife who later died in the hospital has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.
Reminder: Don't drink & drive
The Kern Avoid DUI Task Force will be conducting a DUI and driver's license checkpoint in the greater Bakersfield area on Saturday, March 7.