Man stabbed in the neck in Central Bakersfield overnight

Investigation still ongoing

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A man was stabbed in the neck in Central Bakersfield Saturday night, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.

The BPD says officers were dispatched to the 1700 block of Forrest Street at around 10:57 p.m. on August 2, where they found an adult male suffering from a stab wound to the neck. Officials say he was taken to a local hospital, where he is being treated for non-life threatening injuries. 

The motive for the attack was not immediately known, and the investigation is ongoing, according to the BPD.

Anyone with information about this case is encouraged to call the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327 - 7111. 

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