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BPD: Officials confirm man found dead in Central Bakersfield is a victim of a stabbing

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Posted at 4:17 AM, Jan 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-04 10:08:04-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — UPDATE 7:07 a.m.: BPD Officials confirmed that the man found dead in Central Bakersfield is a victim of a stabbing.

Bakersfield Police officials said they responded to reports of a man down in Central Bakersfield just after 1 a.m. Saturday.

When officials arrived on scene in the 1100 block of 30th Street, they found a deceased adult man and officials said as of now they are investigating this as a suspicious death.

The cause of death is unknown at this time and there is no suspect information.

BPD was still on scene as of 3:30 a.m. investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to contact BPD at 661-327-7111