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  1. Wallet stolen at Greyhound bus station

    By THE BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN
    Friday, Feb 27 2015 05:27 PM

    A wallet was stolen from the Greyhound bus station after its owner left it unattended on a bench.

    Police said the theft occurred at 12:16 p.m. Feb. 9. The suspect is described as black, 40 to 50 years old, medium build, black afro, wearing a black jacket and dark pants.

    Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call Detective Alex Paiz at 326-3846 or the Bakersfield Police Department at 327-7111.

  2. Three charged with conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine

    A federal grand jury returned an indictment Thursday charging three Bakersfield residents with conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine.

  3. Man dies from medical complication following arrest

    A 44-year-old man arrested on suspicion of being under the influence following a traffic stop died from an unknown medical complication shortly after his arrest.

  4. Man who threatened hospital in 2009 pleads no contest to spousal abuse

    A 64-year-old man whose threats six years ago led to increased security at his former employer has pleaded no contest to spousal abuse in connection with his arrest in October of last years.

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    Man tries stealing purse as woman sits in massage chair

    A man tried to steal the purse of a woman sitting in a massage chair inside the west entrance of Valley Plaza mall last week.

  6. Two suspects arrested in connection with robberies, shooting

    Two of three suspects have been arrested in connection with a string of robberies and a shooting Wednesday.

  7. Two killed in Highway 99 crash identified

    The two Bakersfield residents killed in Wednesday's crash on northbound Highway 99 at Olive Drive have been identified.

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    Condors will soar in the American Hockey League

    There was a thunderous ovation on Wednesday night at a packed Rabobank Arena when the announcement was made: the Condors will be soaring next season when Bakersfield becomes part of the American Hockey League.

  9. Police searching for suspects in robberies, shooting

    Bakersfield police launched a manhunt throughout the city Wednesday for several suspects in two robberies and a shooting all believed to be related.

  10. Two killed on Highway 99 at Olive

    Two Bakersfield residents were killed in a car crash on northbound Highway 99 at Olive Drive Wednesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

  11. Former correctional officer sentenced to 30 months in prison for smuggling contraband

    A former correctional officer at the Taft Federal Correctional Facility was sentenced to 30 months in prison Tuesday for conspiracy to provide and possess contraband in prison.

  12. Teen arrested in connection with shooting that injured 13-year-old

    A teen gang member who allegedly injured a 13-year-old after firing a shot into a bucket was arrested Monday evening after his family found him walking the streets and brought him home.

  13. Suspect arrested in connection with Bakersfield bank robbery

    A suspected bank robber who turned himself in to California Highway Patrol officers for robbing a bank in Rocklin is also believed to have robbed a Wells Fargo Bank branch in Bakersfield.

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