Police are asking for the public’s help identifying and finding a man wanted for allegedly meeting a person to sell a vehicle and running off with the person’s money before completing the sale.
The man, wanted on grand theft charges, is described as being between 30 and 40 years old, 6 feet, 2 inches tall, and weighing approximately 250 pounds.
He allegedly took off in a blue 2011 Ford Taurus with Nevada license plates, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.
Police did not specify how much money was stolen.
Anyone with information is asked to call Officer Montgomery at 661-326-3871 or the BPD main line at 661-327-7111.