Bakersfield kid found with gunshot wound, dies

Victim sustained major injuries

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A boy has died from a gunshot wound this morning, according to police.

On Monday, March 25, shortly after midnight, officers with the Bakersfield Police Department went to Quest Street regarding shots heard in the area.

Officers said they arrived and found 14-year-old Luis Angel Garcia Pacheco suffering from a gunshot wound.

Pacheco succumbed to his injuries.

Detectives are continuing to follow up on leads as to the identification of suspects or a motive behind the shooting.

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

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