Central Bakersfield shooting sends a man to the hospital

Parking lot of aparment complex on Columbus St.

A Bakersfield man is in the hospital after a gunman opened fire on the parking lot of a central Bakersfield apartment complex.

It happened just after 8:30 p.m. on May 7th on West Columbus St. near Union Ave.

Officers say the suspect fired his weapon and hit a man in the stomach.

The victim was rushed to the hospital but the officers say the shooter was able to escape on foot.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Bakersfield police at (661) 327-7111.


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