Police have identified two suspects who they say stole mail then tried to open credit accounts in the victim's name.
Blake Wayne Reed, 21, and Jason Jerry Rigsby, 40, are wanted on charges of mail theft, identity theft and conspiracy, police said. Warrants have been issued for their arrest.
On Sept. 3, Reed and Rigsby stole mail from a single unlocked residential mailbox in the 4100 block of Cabarnet Drive in northeast Bakersfield, according to police. They were unsuccessful in opening credit accounts in the victim's name.
Reed is described as white, 5 foot 10, 185 pounds, blond hair and blue eyes. Rigsby is described as white, 5 foot 7, 220 pounds, blond hair and blue eyes.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call Detective Daniel Brewer at 326-3546, or the Bakersfield Police Department at 327-7111