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BPD searching for man wanted for armed robbery of Southwest Bakersfield shop

Posted: 2:46 PM, Mar 21, 2019
Updated: 2019-03-21 17:46:30-04
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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a man they say is responsible for the armed robbery of a store in Southwest Bakersfield.

According to BPD, on Tuesday, January 22, a man robbed the Smoke Shop, located at 6401 White Lane in Southwest Bakersfield, with a firearm.

The suspect is described as a white man in his 20's-30's, 5 ft. 10 inches tall, and medium build. He was last seen wearing a red hat, black long sleeve shirt, dark blue jeans, and black shoes.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call Detective Bishop at (661) 326-3511 or the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.