Bakersfield man found shot in the head on Wible Road

Man died from injuries

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A man was found on Wible Road and Highway 58 with a gunshot wound to his head on Sunday.

On Jan. 27 at about 1:30 a.m.., Sgt. Martin Heredia with the Bakersfield Police Department said that officials received a call regarding a man found inside of his vehicle on the side of the road.

Officials said they went to the scene and found 31-year-old Charles Lonnette Bell with a headshot wound inside his car.

Bell was taken to Kern Medical Center and Heredia says he is in serious condition.

Officials said Bell later died from his injuries.

Officials said there are currently no suspects and this case is still under investigation.

Anyone with information regarding this case is urged to call the BPD at 327-7111.

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