Bakersfield police are seeking any information regarding an armed robbery at local Rite Aid

Posted at 11:01 AM, Jul 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-15 14:01:18-04

The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the community's assistance identifying and locating a suspect wanted for armed robbery.


On May 30, 2016, around 10pm, a suspect entered the Rite Aid at 2505 Mount Vernon Avenue, brandished a handgun and demanded money, which he received. The suspect then fled the store on an orange bicycle.



He is described as a black male, 18-25 years old, 6'-00", thin build, dark complexion, black baseball cap, black long sleeve shirt with California bear and red state symbol, cuffed denim jeans, black vans, and a black mask.


Anyone with information regarding this case or the identity of the suspect is encouraged to call Detective Fred Torres at (661) 326-3273 or the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.