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Bakersfield police searching for suspect who 'reckessly' discharged a firearm in East Bakersfield

Posted at 10:50 AM, Apr 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-26 13:50:47-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — BPD is searching for the suspect responsible for reckessly discharging a firearm in the area of 1200 East Truxtun Avenue in East Bakersfield.

Officials are describing the suspect as a Hispanic Male in his early 20s with a slim build. Police say he was last seen wearing a black leather jacket and light colored shirt.

He was reportedly spotted driving away from the area in a newer model, orange, 2-door BMW.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation, or the identity of the suspect is asked to call Detective Frank McIntyre at (661) 326-3921 or the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.