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Two suspects lead BPD on car chase, attempted robbery arrest made

Posted at 3:14 PM, Jul 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-24 18:19:07-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif.  — On Thursday night BPD responded to Kohl’s, 9400 Rosedale Highway, regarding reports of a subject entering the business armed with a firearm.

When officers got there, two involved suspects fled in a car traveling eastbound in the westbound lanes of Rosedale Highway.

The suspects led officers on a vehicle pursuit.

The chase ended when the suspect hitting a parked car.

Suspects have been identified as 40-year-old David Terrill and 28-year-old Gary Mills. They fled on foot but were eventually caught.

A fake firearm was found in the car.

Both Terril and Mills were arrested for attempted robbery, resisting officers and other charges.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call BPD at (661) 327-7111.