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Suspects involved in robbery shooting on Baker Street identified by victim at Kern Medical

Posted at 10:04 AM, Jan 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-25 01:03:42-05

UPDATE (Jan. 24 -- 10:05 p.m.) Court documents obtained by 23ABC show that officers responded to a robbery and shooting with loss of cash and firearm on Jan. 14 at 7:42 a.m.

Eric Huggins, employee and security guard at the internet cafe was the victim who was shot.

Huggins told police that four men with guns came inside and ordered him to give them his gun. One suspect fired a round into the wall. Huggins gave one of them his gun and laid down on the ground. The suspects stole $1,000 in cash.

They then took off eastbound on Niles. Huggins tried to follow, but one of the suspects shot him in the leg near Baker and Niles Streets. Huggins told police he saw all four run toward AMPM and get in a car with a female getaway driver.

Around 8 a.m. police observed the suspect vehicle parked south of 1301 Flower Street in the alley. A Anesia Riberio, a Hispanic 27-year-old female exited the car and was taken into custody.

Frankie Ramos, 29, then came outside and was detained. Police took them both to Kern Medical Huggins identified them as the one who shot him and the driver.

Ramos is a documented Loma Baker gang member.


UPDATE (Jan. 14 -- 12 p.m.) Bakersfield Police was dispatched to a call of a robbery with shots fired at an internet cafe located at 1221 Baker Street.

When they arrived they located an employee of the internet cafe with a gunshot wound. The employee was able to provide a description of the suspect vehicle, a white or gold Dodge.

The car was found near Miller Street.

The suspects were wearing masks and took some money from the business. The victim reported that there may have been four to five people involved.

Police then headed to the residence connected to the vehicle. It is unknown if the suspects are in the residence at this time. A SWAT team is on the scene attempting to make the suspects, who may or may not be inside of the home, surrender.

As of now, streets are blocked off on Flower Street through Robinson and Haley. 


Bakersfield Police are on scene of a shooting in east Bakersfield.

Officials say the shooting about around 7:45 a.m on the 1200 block of Baker Street.

One man was shot and transported to the hospital with minor injuries.

It is unclear what lead to the shooting.