Bakersfield police search for suspect in catalytic converter theft on Mt. Vernon Ave.

Catalytic Converter Theft Suspect, Mt. Vernon Avenue, March 19, 2022
Posted at 11:23 AM, May 12, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-12 14:23:51-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the community's help in identifying a suspect wanted in a catalytic converter theft.

According to the BPD, the incident happened on Sunday, March 19th, 2022 at approximately 6:00 P.M. in the 2500 block of Mt. Vernon Avenue.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic woman in her 30s. She stands 5'3" tall and weighs between 120 and 140 lbs. She has long brown hair and has a tattoo on her left wrist and a tattoo similar to a paw print on her chest. She was last seen wearing a red and grey athletic tank top, grey shorts, and white and red tennis shoes.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact Detective Otterness at (661) 852-7006, or the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.