The Bakersfield Police Department is searching for a suspect and they’ve released a composite sketch of what he looks like.
The full release can be seen below:
The Bakersfield Police Department is requesting the community’s assistance in identifying the suspect in a 2016 murder. On January 22nd, 2016 at approximately 9:30 PM, Leon Jones was shot and killed to the front of Tommy’s Liquors located at 2501 South Chester Avenue.
A police composite sketch of the suspect has been obtained and the homicide suspect is described as a: Black Male, 18-19, black hair with braids with red tips gray hooded sweatshirt, dark colored pants
The Bakersfield Police Department is urging anyone with information regarding the suspect’s identity to contact the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111, Detective Billdt at (661) 326-3561, or anonymously via Kern Secret Witness at (661) 322-4040.