Bakersfield Man Arrested for Breaking Into Homes, Kissing Juvenile
BAKERSFIELD — A 53-year-old Bakersfield man was arrested in Thursday, for entering an several east Bakersfield homes, and at one, kissing a 15-year-old girl.
Calvin Cartwright was booked into the Kern County Jail on three counts of burglary, two counts of aggravated assault, trespassing and one count of annoying/molesting a juvenile.
According to the Bakersfield Police Department, the incident began on Jan. 20, when the suspect, later identified as Cartwright, entered an unlocked residence in the 1100 block of Gorrill Street and made statements to the subject, at around 8:30 a.m.
The next day, police received a telephone call at around 2:30 p.m. from a woman who resides in the 4600 block of Bloomquist Drive, reporting that a man had tried to force entry into her home.
Later that afternoon, Bakersfield PD had also received three additional calls of a male suspect breaking into a homes, in the 100 block of Bermuda Court, the 2500 block of Olmo Court and the 2400 block of Pinion Springs Circle.
In each case the description of the suspect matched, including the suspect vehicle, which was later located being driven by Cartwright near Wilson Road and Edgemont Drive.
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