Suspect steals skateboard from store, threatens employee with axe

Posted at 11:43 AM, Aug 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-21 15:04:05-04

Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the community's help locating a suspect wanted for robbery.

On August 14th at 1:44 p.m., the suspect entered the Impact Streetwear business on 714 Oak Street and chose a skateboard. The suspect then began leaving the business with the skateboard when an employee tried detaining him.

The suspect then waved an axe at the employee and left the business on a bike. 

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male between the ages of 20 and 30. The male is also described as having long black hair, a heavy build, goatee, was wearing a white shirt, blue jeans, grey shoes, and a grey Los Angeles Rams hat. 

Anyone with information regarding this investigation, or the identity of the suspect is asked to call Detective Glen Davis at (661) 326-3511, or the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.