BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A man charged with possession of a firearm by a felon pleaded no contest Monday.
Manuel Hernandez, 35, was released into police custody from the hospital after an incident involving a 16-year-old who was accused of stabbing him.
Hernandez was interviewed by detectives at the Bakersfield Police Department before being booked into the Kern County Jail earlier in July for violation of domestic violence, willful cruelty to a child and being a felon in possession of a firearm.
The other two charges against him were dismissed.
BPD: Four people arrested in DUI/DL checkpoint
Four people were arrested this weekend during a DUI/Driver's License checkpoint in Southwest Bakersfield.
Centre for Neuro Skills awarded contract by VA
Local veterans suffering with traumatic brain injuries (TBI) are about to see an improvement to their care thanks to a contract awarded by…
4-mo. infant dies, police charge man with murder
A man was arrested this weekend after police found a four-month-old infant unresponsive in Central Bakersfield late Saturday night.
KCO. Sheriff's: Man assaulted in Lake Isabella
A man who authorities say assaulted his roommate in Lake Isabella is nowhere to be found, said Joel Swanson of the Kern County Sheriff's…