UPDATE (3/5): Police have released surveillance images of two people and a vehicle believed connected to the theft of the cremated remains.
The vehicle is described as a yellow Chevy Camaro with oxidation on the hood, minor damage to the front passenger fender and red paper plates.
The Camaro was occupied by a man, possibly white, in his 20s to 30s with sleeve-style tattoos on both arms and tattoos on his neck and throat, and a woman, possibly white, in her 20s.
Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call Detective Richardi at the Bakersfield Police Department at 661-326-3858.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A man is asking for help after someone stole his father’s ashes.
On Feb. 24, the man’s car was broken into on Auburn Street near Fairfax Road in northeast Bakersfield, police confirmed. The man kept his father’s ashes in a necklace around his rearview mirror. It was the only thing stolen from the vehicle.
His neighbor got pictures of the thieves, who drove up to his car in a yellow Camaro with a black gas cap.
Anyone with information is asked to call Bakersfield police at 661-327-7111.