Bakersfield Police looking for Southwest Bakersfield recycling center armed robber

Posted at 11:47 AM, Jul 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-12 14:47:34-04

Bakersfield Police are looking for an armed robber at a recycling center in Southwest Bakersfield.


The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the community’s assistance identifying and locating a suspect wanted for armed robbery. On July 7, 2016 at about 10:25 a.m. the suspect pictured below approached an employee of the OG Recycling Center located at 5609 Stine Road. The suspect brandished a firearm and demanded money, which he received. After receiving the money, the suspect fled in the described vehicle.

Suspect: Black male, 28, 5’-11”, 180, black hair, white t-shirt, red shorts, red baseball cap, blue bandana, and black gloves, armed with a black semi-automatic pistol.
Suspect Vehicle: White sedan, possible Honda Civic with a CA License plate number similar to 7POL029.
Anyone with information regarding this case or the identity of the suspect is encouraged to call Detective Chris Feola at (661) 326-3513 or the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.
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