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Man wanted for allegedly trying to pick up a child from McKinley School

Posted at 3:41 PM, Nov 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-08 18:47:32-05

Bakersfield Police are searching for a man wanted for allegedly trying to pick up a child that was not his own from a central Bakersfield school last month.

On Oct. 23 around 3 p.m., a man attempted to pick up a kid he did not know from McKinley School, BPD said. The man was unsuccessful and fled in a 2000's model dark-colored sedan driven by a woman

The man is described as Hispanic, between 25 and 30 years of age, 160 pounds, facial hair, wearing an Oakland Raiders hat, dark gray shirt and dark blue jeans.

Anyone who recognizes this man or has information about this case is asked to contact Detective Berumen at 661-326-3538 or the Bakersfield Police Department at 661-327-7111.