Bakersfield man found with gunshot wound on Pioneer Drive dies

Homicide detectives are investigating

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A man found with a gunshot wound on Pioneer Drive in Bakersfield has died.

On September 2, at about 11:45 p.m. deputies went to the 3500 block of Pioneer Drive regarding a report of a shot heard in the area and a person laying in the roadway. 

When deputies arrived they said they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound. 

The man, identified as 23-year-old Terrence Jamaal Nash of Bakersfield, was taken by ambulance to Kern Medical Center, where he died as a result of his injuries. 

Homicide detectives went to the scene and began an investigation into the shooting.

An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause and manner of death.

Anyone having information on this incident is asked to contact the Kern County Sheriff's Office at (661) 861-3110 or contact Secret Witness at (661) 322-4040.

Anonymous "text" tips can be sent to TIP411 (847411).  Just type the key word "KCSO" prior to the message.


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