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Bakersfield Fire Department requests help locating arson suspect

The Bakersfield Fire Department needs help locating this man, as he is suspected of arson.
Posted at 2:03 PM, Sep 16, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-16 17:03:10-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — The Bakersfield Fire Department is asking for help from the community to identify a suspect wanted for arson.

On September 15 around 7:30 p.m, a man attempted arson on a vehicle in the 1300 block of E Brundage Ln. He was seen leaving an A.M.P.M. on the same street minutes before, at approximately 7:23 p.m.

The suspect is a black man who is approximately 6 feet tall and weighs 200 pounds. He has black hair and facial hair. He was last seen wearing a red shirt with blue jeans.

The Bakersfield Fire Department needs help locating this man, as he is suspected of arson.

Anyone with information should call Bakersfield Fire Department Arson Investigators at 661-326-3699.