Bakersfield Police searching for suspect who robbed Del Taco in southwest Bakersfield

Posted at 9:00 AM, May 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-28 12:02:11-04

Bakersfield Police are investigating a robbery that happened Sunday at a Del Taco in southwest Bakersfield.

Officials said it happened at the White Lane and Hwy. 99 location around 8:30a.m. 

They said the man entered the business, simulated a weapon and demanded money.

Officials said he got away with some cash. 

He is described as a Hispanic man in his late 30's, heavy set, with tattoos on his face or head. 

He got away on foot. Police are still searching for the man in the area. 

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call BPD at 327-7111.