Bakersfield police are asking the public's help finding a suspect wanted for indecent exposure that occurred at Mercy Southwest Hospital at 400 Old River Road.

The suspect, at 7:50 a.m. Dec. 17, left the men's restroom inside Mercy Southwest Hospital nude from the waist down and made an inappropriate comment to a hospital employee. The suspect then went back into the restroom, dressed himself and left the hospital.

He drove away in a vehicle described as a 1990s model light blue or teal-colored Nissan pickup.

The suspect is described as white, in his 30s, 6 feet tall, medium build, wearing a green sweatshirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call the Bakersfield Police Department at 327-7111 or Detective Rex Davenport at 326-3559.

To send an anonymous text message to the BPD, enter 274637 and text BPDCRIMES along with the message. Tips can also be anonymously sent through the smartphone TipSubmit mobile app or via email at

- Bakersfield Police Department