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BPD: Suspect wanted for theft of cargo trailer at Comfort Suites hotel

Posted at 4:45 PM, May 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-23 19:49:08-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Bakersfield Police are asking for the public's assistance locating a suspect involved in the theft of a cargo trailer from a Comfort Suites hotel parking lot.

According to police the trailer was taken between May 17 at 5 p.m. and May 18 at 8 a.m. at the hotel at 3115 Camino Del Rio Court.

Officials say the victim was traveling from Houston to Manteca and stopped to rest for the night at the hotel. When he returned to the lot in the morning, he found that the trailer had been stolen.

The victim was transporting his daughter's belongings: which included household items, family heirlooms and photographs.

The trailer has not been recovered. It is described as a black 2014 covered wagon brand, two axel cargo trailer with the Texas license, 379829K.

The suspect vehicle is described as a dark blue or black early 2000s Chevrolet, similar to a Trailblazer.