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CSUB Police warn public of suspicious activity in the area

Posted at 2:35 PM, Mar 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-26 17:35:25-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — CSUB has reported two similar suspicious circumstances reported recently, according to a post from their safety bulletin.

On February 4, at approximately 8:45 p.m., two men tried to open the doors of a vehicle while a woman was warming up her car in Lot K 1. The doors were locked and the men left the area before the University Police were able to contact them.

This morning, at approximately 6 a.m., a woman was parking in Lot M when a man tried to open her door. The door was locked and the driver fled the area while contacting police.

While University Police have increased patrols in those areas they offer several precautions including requesting a free escort from University Police.

If you ever feel unsafe you can call University Police at (661) 654-2677. The emergency number is (661) 654-2111.