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BPD searching for suspects responsible for a CVS robbery

Posted at 6:47 PM, Oct 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-18 21:47:41-04

The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the communities assistance identifying two suspects responsible for a robbery to CVS on Coffee Road on October 9.

According to police, the depicted female suspects selected merchandise from within the business and exited without paying. One of the suspects brandished a can of "pepper spray" at an employee who was attempting to prevent the theft before the suspects fled the business.

The suspects are described as:

  1. A white woman in her 30s at 5 feet 3 inches and approximately 130 pounds. She had purple hair and was wearing a black tank-top and jeans.
  2. A white woman in her 30s at 5 feet 5 inches and approximately 160 pounds. She had blonde hair and was wearing a tan tank-top and jeans.

According to police, they were believed to occupying a 2000's model Blue Chevrolet Silverado.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation or the identity of the suspects is asked to call Detective Randy Petris at (661) 326-3554 or BPD at (661)327-7111.