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BPD: Suspect wanted for recklessly discharging firearm in bar

Posted at 5:00 PM, Apr 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-17 20:00:52-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Bakersfield Police are looking for a suspect wanted for recklessly discharging a firearm inside of a bar on April 1.

According to police, the incident took place at the Westfair Lounge just before 2 a.m. The suspect fled the area in a dark colored possible Chevrolet Tahoe and is described as a Hispanic man between 30 and 40 years old.

He is approximately 5 feet 10 inches at 230 pounds and was wearing a black tank top with dark pants, a black and white hat, black hair and tattoos on his left arm.

Anyone with information about the suspect or the investigation is asked to call BPD at (661) 327-7111 or Detective Nathan Anderberg at (661) 326-3513.