BPD looking for suspect in assault at 7-Eleven in Central Bakersfield

Posted at 12:41 PM, Jan 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-20 15:54:56-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Bakersfield Police Department is asking the public for help finding a suspect wanted for a November assault at a 7-Eleven in Central Bakersfield.

The suspect is described as a Black male adult, 40 to 50 years old, muscular build, wearing a grey long sleeve shirt and blue jeans.

On Nov. 20, 2019, around 7:43 am, the suspect and the victims became involved in an argument, inside of the 7- Eleven on Chester Lane near A Street. During the argument, the suspect grabbed pepper spray from his pocket and sprayed the victims. The suspect then fled the business.

Anyone with information is asked to call BPD at (661) 327-7111.