Murder suspect surrenders at Bakersfield TV station

Brendan Sanders accused of killing Jerry Gray

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A man wanted in connection with the killing of Jerry Gray turned himself to a Bakersfield TV station.

On Sunday at about 9 p.m., Brendan Sanders arrived at a Bakersfield TV station and wished to turn himself in.

Sanders had a warrant for his arrest on charges of murder and participation in a criminal street gang. 

On November 24, at about 1 a.m., officers with the Bakersfield Police Department were sent to a report of gunshots fired in the 700 block of Geneva Avenue.

Officers said they found a large crowd of people in the street and found Gray in the street.

Police said Gray was dead when the arrived.

During the investigation, officers learned of a second gunshot victim who was taken by private means to a local area hospital with minor injuries.

Sanders arrived Sunday at a Bakersfield TV station and turned himself in.

He was arrested and taken to the Central Receiving Facility.

Anyone with information regarding this case is urged to contact the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111, Detective Ryan Kroeker at (661) 326-3546 or the Secret Witness line at (661) 322-4040.

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