Bakersfield Police looking for suspect wanted in burglary and fondling of juveniles

Posted at 11:02 AM, Aug 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-10 17:29:39-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Bakersfield Police Department is on the lookout for a man suspected of breaking into a home and fondling two juveniles in South Bakersfield Sunday.

BPD said the suspect is described as a Hispanic or white man between the ages of 17 to 19 years old. He stands around 5-foot, 6-inches to 8-inches tall. He has a tan complexion, black hair, and was last seen wearing black jeans and a black button-up shirt.

BPD said around 3:30 a.m. Sunday, officers responded to a home on Sidney Drive. When they arrived the residents reported a man broke into the home, entered the room where the juveniles were sleeping, and fondled them.

When one of the victims woke up the suspect fled.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the BPD at (661) 327-7111.