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Bakersfield Police looking for suspected thief

Police released the picture Friday
Posted at 9:33 AM, Jul 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-27 12:33:40-04

Bakersfield Police need the public's help finding a suspected thief.

Officers sent out a picture Friday of a man described to be a black male, between 30 to 40 years old, about 6'2" 250 pounds, with short black hair, wearing a long white sleeved shirt and fled in a blue 2011 Ford Taurus with Nevada plates.

Officers said the man is accused of grand theft and tried to sell a vehicle to the victim, but fled with the victims money before finishing the transaction.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation, or the identity of the suspects is asked to call Officer Montgomery at (661) 326-3871 or the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.