Vallejo PD Seeks Public's Assistance in Locating Armed Carjacking Suspect
Posted on 12/17/2021

The Vallejo Police Department (VPD) is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a suspect wanted for armed robbery, carjacking, and kidnapping at gunpoint. 
On December 17, 2021, at approximately 07:51 AM, VPD responded to a report of an armed carjacking in the area of Plaza Drive and Admiral Callaghan Lane. Officers arrived and conducted an investigation that revealed that Branden Bruce confronted, brandished a firearm, and kidnapped the victim. Bruce forced the victim to drive the victim’s vehicle to another location within the city. Suspect Bruce then robbed the victim of personal belongings prior to fleeing in the victim’s vehicle. 
A warrant for Bruce’s arrest has been issued for the above-referenced crimes. Bruce is known to frequent the Vallejo, Oakland, and Berkeley area. Bruce has two associated vehicles, a silver 2021 Nissan Maxima (Nevada plate 330P16) and a Ford Fusion (California Plate 8TDR917).
Bruce is considered ARMED and DANGEROUS. If located, do not approach and call 9-1-1 immediately.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact VPD Detective Murphy at 707-648-5430 or Detective Caitham at 707-648-4342.

Vallejo Police Department Seeks Public's Assistance In Locating Armed Carjacking Suspect