The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the community’s assistance in identifying a suspect wanted for sexual assault, home invasion robbery and burglary. On Wednesday, January 17, 2013, at approximately 1:00 a.m., Bakersfield Police Department Officers responded to the 100 block of Glen Oaks Drivereport of a sexual assault. Officers learned that earlier in the evening, the suspect entered the victim’s residence armed with an unknown type object. The suspect forcefully moved the victim into another room, where he sexually assaulted her. After the assault, the suspect threatened the victim and took items of value. He then fled the victim’s residence in an unknown direction. The suspect is described as a Black male, in his 30s, 5’10” tall, heavy build, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, dark gloves and dark pants. The suspect is considered armed and dangerous. The investigation is on-going.
Anyone with information regarding this case or the identity of the suspect is urged to call the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111 or Detective Jeremy Blakemore at (661) 326-3557. You can now send an anonymous text message to the Bakersfield Police Department. It’s quick and it’s easy. Simply enter 274637 into your phone and text BPDCRIMES along with your message. The text is sent to the police department and the sender remains completely anonymous. Tips can also be anonymously sent through the smartphone “TipSubmit” mobile App or via email at https://www.tipsubmit.com.