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BPD looking for suspect wanted for carjacking in Southwest Bakersfield

Posted at 5:46 PM, Oct 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-16 20:46:53-04

The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for assistance identifying a suspect wanted for carjacking.

According to police, on September 28, the suspect confronted a victim near 200 Coffee Road and demanded the keys to her vehicle. The suspect then fled in the stolen vehicle and his photo was captured on a red light camera at Coffee Road and Stockdale Highway.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male in his 40s with black hair and a black goatee. He was wearing a black shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information regarding the investigation or identity of the suspect is encouraged to call Detective Bishop at (661) 326-3511 or BPD at (661) 327-7111.