East Bakersfield Shooting – Deputies are investigating a shooting on East California and Bates Avenues that left an adult male victim dead Friday.
According to the Kern County Sheriff’s Office, Deputies were called to a shooting report at the aforementioned address, arriving deputies located a man suffering from a gunshot wound. The unidentified victim was transported to Kern Medical where he was later pronounced dead.
A Homicide investigation has been open. No suspect information was immediately released, officials say there is no threat to the public. Authorities are urging anyone with information about the incident to call the Kern County Sheriff’s Office at (661) 861-3110.
This is a developing story.