BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The man accused of robbing a store at a busy southwest shopping center appeared in court Wednesday.
Police said Mike Loya robbed Soul Purpose Gift Shop in the Town and Country Village shopping center before fleeing to a nearby neighborhood.
Loya was arrested after a police search.
Loya is facing several charges including robbery, possession of a stole car and resisting arrest, among others.
Loya is expected to be back in court on November 25. His is currently held on $100,000 bail.