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BPD: Suspect wanted for auto theft in East Bakersfield

Posted at 3:50 PM, Dec 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-28 18:50:32-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for assistance identifying and locating an auto theft suspect in East Bakersfield.

According to police, on November 30, the suspect stole a vehicle from a parking lot near 800 East California Avenue.

The suspect is described as a white man in his 20s at 6 feet tall and approximately 160 pounds. He was wearing a black beanie, gray sweatshirt, black jeans and black and white athletic shoes.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call Detective Martin with the Kern County Auto Theft Task Force at (661) 201-8610 or BPD at (661) 327-7111.