BPD looking for Jack in the Box assault suspect

Posted at 2:38 PM, Apr 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-07 17:38:36-04

The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the community’s assistance in identifying and locating a suspect wanted for brandishing a weapon and assault with a deadly weapon.

On April 3, 2017, at 5:31 p.m., the suspect entered the Jack in the Box restaurant located at 4200 Chester Avenue, and contacted the two victims.

During an argument the suspect pointed a screwdriver at both victims in a threatening manner, and then threw the screwdriver at the victims nearly striking them.

The suspect is described as a:

Hispanic male, early 30’s, 5’10”, short black hair, wearing a dark colored jacket, gray long sleeved sweatshirt and khaki colored pants.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation, or the identity of the suspect is asked to call Detective Fred Torres (661) 326-3273, or the Bakersfield Police Department (661) 327-7111.