Northeast Bakersfield

Metro PCS store robbed in northeast Bakersfield

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Kern County deputies are looking for a man who robbed a Metro PCS store Wednesday on Niles Point, near Niles Street and Mt. Vernon Avenue.

The robber was described as Hispanic, 18 to 20 years old, with average height and weight, but his face was covered with a dark-colored bandana. He used a handgun during the robbery, the sheriff's office said.

Anyone who knows the man responsible for the robbery is asked to call the sheriff's office at (661) 861-3110 or send an anonymous text tip to TIP411 (847411). Type the keyword "KCSO" prior to the message.