The Bakersfield Police Department is searching for a suspect believed to be the offender in two separate sexual battery offenses.
The full release can be seen below:
The Bakersfield Police Department is requesting the community’s assistance identifying a suspect in a sexual battery investigation. On January 28th, at approximately 1500 hours, officers responded to two different reports of female teenagers being grabbed and sexually battered in the area of Golden Valley High School. Both juveniles were able to flee home and notified their parents of the offense.
Authorities with the Kern High School District Police have been notified and an increased presence of law enforcement may be observed in the area.
The suspect is described as: Hispanic male, late 20’s to 40’s, 5’5” to 5’7”, stocky to heavy build, brown eyes, unshaven, wearing black or gray sweatshirt and sweatpants, with a black or gray beanie cap
And is believed to be driving: 2013-2015 silver Nissan Sentra, black wheels and possible front-end damage near the passenger side headlight
Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.