Bakersfield police are asking for the public's help identifying a suspect wanted for robbery, kidnapping and participation in a criminal street gang.
At 9:36 p.m. Nov. 21, officers responded to the 800 block of Bernard Street for a report of a robbery. The suspect, Timothy Jason Gonzalez, 37, contacted the victim at Jefferson Park, brandished a gun and demanded money.
The suspect then forcefully took the victim to the victim's vehicle, but the victim was able to escape and the suspect ran from the area.
Officers obtained an arrest warrant for Gonzalez, charging him with robbery, kidnapping and participation in a criminal street gang.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Gonzalez is urged to call the Bakersfield Police Department at 327-7111 or Detective Ryan Kroeker at 326-3546.
- Bakersfield Police Department