Bakersfield police are searching for a man who robbed the Bank of Sierra on Mount Vernon Avenue.
Police said that at about 2:40 p.m. Monday, officers were sent the Bank of the Sierra located at 2501 Mt. Vernon Avenue regarding a hold-up alarm.
Officers said the bank was robbed by a man described as white, late 20s, standing 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Police said he entered the bank and presented a note to the teller demanding cash.
The suspect produced a knife while passing the note, according to officials.
The teller gave the suspect money and the suspect fled northbound from the business on foot.
Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.
From Erskine fire victim to volunteer
From victim to volunteer.
South Lake residents to return home
Cal OES cadaver dog search teams have completed their searches with no further fatalities discovered. As of 1700 South Lake is open for…
It takes a village, to contain the Erskine Fire
Driving down the back side of Lake Isabella on Sierra Way, in between the mountains, you see what looks like a town appear, in a fuzzy mirage…
Erskine Fire Update: Fire now 45% contained
Erskine Fire call center set up for citizens, call 661-873-2660. Open 8am-8pm.