KCSO: Man robbed fast food restaurant; Helicopter found suspect vehicle
Last Updated: 78 days ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The Kern County Sheriff's Office received a call from an individual reporting a robbery at the Jack in the Box restaurant Friday at about 8 p.m., according to officials from the KCSO.
The restaurant is located in the 400 block of Weedpatch Highway.
The suspect was described as a black man, wearing a motorcycle helmet and a black shirt, officials said.
The suspect vehicle was described as a blue SUV, officials said.
The suspect was holding a handgun when he demanded money from the employees. The man took several hundred dollars, officials said.
The Kern County Sheriff’s helicopter located a vehicle matching the description of the suspect vehicle. Deputies responded to the area and stopped a vehicle that matched the description of the suspect vehicle.
The person in the vehicle was identified, but officials have not released the person's name.
Anyone having information on this incident is asked to contact the Kern County Sheriff's Office at (661) 861-3110 or contact Secret Witness at (661) 322-4040.
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