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Two men wanted for stealing $1600 worth of merchandise from JCPenney at Valley Plaza Mall

Bakersfield Police need help identifying them
Posted at 5:40 PM, Nov 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-14 20:40:10-05

The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating and identifying two men wanted for grand theft last month in south Bakersfield. 

On Oct. 13 at 7:46 p.m., police said two men stole approximately $1600 in merchandise from JCPenney the Valley Plaza Mall. 

The suspects are described as: 

1) Hispanic male, 18-21 years old, 6', 200 pounds, medium build, wearing a blue Dodgers pullover jacket, black shorts, white shoes and a tan Boonie style hat.

2) Hispanic male, 18-21 years old, 5'7", 150 pounds, thin build, black hair, wearing black pants, black jacket and dark colored shoes. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Bakersfield Police Department General Investigations, 661-327-3514 or the Bakersfield Police Department, 661-327-7111.

You can also send anonymous text messages to the Bakersfield Police Department. Enter 274637 in your phone and text BPDCRIMES along with your message. The text is sent to BPD and is completely anonymous.