The Kern County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect wanted for robbery. On December 18th, 2012 at about 9:00 pm the suspect depicted above entered the Dollar General Market at 2900 Niles in east Bakersfield. The suspect placed several items into a backpack and attempted to leave without paying. An employee confronted the suspect and the suspect swung a chain with a lock attached to it at the employee. The suspect then fled on foot. An employee attempted to follow the suspect in his vehicle and the suspect approached the vehicle and struck the vehicle with the chain twice before fleeing the area. If anyone has information on the suspect they are asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at 661-861-3110 or Secret Witness at 661-322-4040. Anonymous text tips can be sent to TIP411 (847411). Just type the keyword “KCSO” prior to the message.