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BPD asking the publics help in identifying a man robbing a local Rite Aid

Posted at 3:46 PM, Nov 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-02 18:46:14-04

The Bakersfield Police Department is asking the Bakersfield community to locate and identify a man that robbed a Rite Aid on October 20.

According to BPD, the man entered the Rite Aid located near Panama Lane and removed several items from their packaging.

A Rite Aid store employee watched the suspect actions in the store and approached him.

When the employee approached the man, the suspect pointed a knife at the story employee and fled the Rite Aid. 

The suspect is described as a white male, 35-45 years of age, long hair, light beard, wearing black sunglasses, an orange and green baseball hat and a plaid shirt.

If you have any information about this investigation or the identity of the suspect is asked to call Detective Brian West (661) 326-3813, or the Bakersfield Police Department (661) 326-3813.