The Bakersfield Police Department is searching for a man wanted for a homicide in Downtown Bakersfield.
The full release can be seen below:
The Bakersfield Police Department is asking the community for any information regarding the whereabouts of Kira Burton II (25) of Bakersfield. Burton has an active arrest warrant for murder regarding the March 22nd, 2022, shooting death of an adult male in the intersection of California Avenue and P Street.
Burton is described as a: Black male adult, 25 years of age, black hair in long braids, brown eyes, approximately 5’09, 145 pounds
Last seen driving a: Black 2012 Acura TL, 4-door, tinted windows, California License Plate #6XAW810
Burton II is considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached by the public. Both Burton II and the black Acura used in the homicide are still outstanding.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of either Burton II or the described vehicle are encouraged to contact Detective Frank McIntyre at (661) 326-3921 or the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.