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Bakersfield Police searching for suspect wanted for brandishing firearm at Walgreens

Posted at 5:06 PM, Apr 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-17 20:06:36-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Bakersfield Police are looking for a suspect wanted for making criminal threats and brandishing a firearm at a Walgreens on Ming Avenue.

According to officials, at approximately 2:27 p.m. on April 5, the suspect entered the business and threatened to kill the victim.

The suspect is described as a white man in his early 20s at 5 feet 5 inches. He is approximately 150 pounds and has a circular tattoo on his left forearm. He was wearing a black shirt with a white design, black jeans, black and white shoes and a black baseball cap.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call Detective Juarez at (661) 326-3553 or BPD at (661) 327-7111.