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Bakersfield Police Department searching for suspect in Home Depot armed robbery

Posted at 11:17 AM, Sep 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-06 14:43:09-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted in an armed robbery. The incident happened on August 18th at around 12:40 p.m. at the Home Depot on Ming Avenue.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male in his early 30's. He is five foot three inches tall with a slim build and short buzzed hair. He was last seen wearing a black and gray baseball hot, light blue and dark blue plaid hoodie with gray shorts and black shoes. He was armed with a small black handgun.

If you have any information regarding the robbery or the suspect, you are asked to call the Bakersfield Police Department at 661-327-7111. You can now send an anonymous tip to the Bakersfield Police Department. Access the “Submit an Anonymous Tip” link on the Bakersfield Police Department website.