Man Shot Outside Super 8 Motel ID'd

Bakersfield police detectives said the man who was shot at a Super 8 Motel and taken to gas station died Tuesday morning.

Bakersfield Police Department officials said that at about 5:45 a.m., they received reports of gunfire outside the Super 8 Motel on Wible Road.

The investigators said at the same time as the initial call-out, they received another call regarding 46-year-old Angel Rios Jr. who was found at the Chevron Gas Station on White Lane with a gunshot wound.

Witnesses said Rios was driven to the Chevron Gas Station.

Officials said Rios was shot at the Super 8 Motel.

Rios was taken to Kern Medical Center where he died.

There is no suspect information at this time.

If you witnessed the shooting, or have any information, contact the Bakersfield Police Department at 661-327-7111.

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