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KCSO hoping to identify man wanted for armed robbery in Oildale

Posted at 9:37 AM, Feb 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-02 16:41:04-05

The Kern County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying a man wanted for allegedly robbing two businesses in Oildale last month.

On Jan. 23, KCSO said the man was armed and robbed Smoke Plus and a Subway. 

The suspect is described as a white male, about 5'5" to 6'0" tall with white hair and a mustache. KSCO said he has tattoos on the back of both of his hands. On the back of his left hand is a tattoo that starts with an uppercase cursive "L." 

The man was last seeing driving a metallic green-colored Mazda. 

Anyone with information about this suspect is asked to call KCSO at (661) 861-3110, Detective Riggs at (661) 391-7606 or the Secret Witness Hotline at (661) 322-4040.