Police looking for three suspects in Cigarette World robbery in Northeast Bakersfield

Posted at 11:01 AM, Jun 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-02 14:01:01-04

The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the community’s assistance in identifying and locating three suspects wanted for robbery and conspiracy.

On May 25, 2017 at 9:08 a.m., suspect 1 entered the Cigarette World business located at 5600 Auburn Street and attempted to purchase an item. While speaking with the clerk, suspect 1 physically assaulted the clerk and began taking personal items from the clerk, as well as property from the business.

Suspect 2 then entered the store and also began removing items, while suspect 3 was acting as a look out.

The suspects are described as:

Suspect 1: Black male, 30-35 years of age, 6’0”, medium build, wearing a black shirt with cut off sleeves, gray shorts, and a tan hat

Suspect 2: Black male, 30-35 years of age, 5’11”, slim build, wearing a black t-shirt, blue jeans, and a black and white hat

Suspect 3: Black or Hispanic female, 30-35 years of age, slim build, wearing a black shirt

All three suspects fled occupying a vehicle described as a newer model 4-door sedan, tan in color

Anyone with information regarding this investigation, or the identity of the suspects is asked to call Detective Fred Torres (661) 326-3273, or the Bakersfield Police Department (661) 327-7111.