BPD: Three suspects rob Kohl's at gunpoint in SW Bakersfield

Posted at 11:31 AM, May 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-01 17:33:24-04

The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the community’s assistance in identifying and locating three suspects wanted for robbery and conspiracy.

On April 26, 2017 at 9:59 p.m., officers with the Bakersfield Police Department responded to Kohl’s, located at 5835 Gosford Road, regarding a robbery.

It was determined the three suspects arrived in a vehicle, parked in the parking lot and entered the business through the front doors.

Suspect #1, who was armed with a firearm, began pointing it at employees and customers, while ordering them to get on the ground. Suspect #2 and Suspect #3 went to the jewelry display case, smashed the glass, and removed an undetermined amount of jewelry. All three suspects then exited the business, re-entered the suspect vehicle, and fled southbound in the parking lot.

The suspects are described as:

Suspect 1: Unknown race male, wearing a light colored hooded sweatshirt, dark colored pants, and white shoes

Suspect 2: Unknown race male, tall, medium build, wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt, light colored pants, black shoes with white soles

Suspect 3: Unknown race male, short in stature, wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt, light colored pants, and black shoes

The suspect vehicle is described as a:

Newer model sedan, possibly a Nissan Sentra, silver in color, no license plates

Anyone with information regarding this investigation, or the identity of the suspects is asked to call Detective Chris Feola 661-326-3513, or the Bakersfield Police 661-327-7111.