About 11:30 p.m. Oct. 31, a man approached a victim in the area of Ridgedale Street and Le Conte Avenue in east Bakersfield and demanded the victim's wallet and the keys to his vehicle.
The suspect obtained the victim's keys but was not able to get his wallet. The suspect then ran and the victim chased him, at which time the suspect shot the victim.
The suspect then left in a light blue possible Honda Civic.
The suspect is described as Hispanic, 6 feet to 6 feet 1 inch tall, 220 pounds, wearing a blue beanie cap and white T-shirt.
Anyone with information on this case they is asked to call the Kern County Sheriff's Department at 861-3110, Detective Joel Swanson at 392-4344 or Secret Witness at 322-4040.
Anonymous text tips can be sent to TIP411 (847411); just type the keyword "KCSO" prior to the message.
- Kern County Sheriff's Department