Bakersfield man in hospital after drive-by shooting

Man was shot at through car

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A man is in the hospital tonight after a drive-by shooting this afternoon in east Bakersfield.

But in this case, the suspect was shooting into a van that was driving by. 

BPD said it happened around noon at Oswell and Columbus.

A man inside the van was hit.  He was taken to KMC with a gunshot wound to the leg.

The suspect was taken into custody a short time later just a few blocks away.

Police think the victim and the suspect knew each other.

They are not looking for any other suspects at this time.

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