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Coroner identifies victim in deadly shooting over the weekend

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Posted at 2:15 PM, Mar 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-23 17:15:46-04

BAKERSIFELD, Calif. — The Kern County Coroner's Office identified 49-year-old Brandon Richard Compton as the victim of a deadly shooting in East Bakersfield Saturday.

According to the Kern County Sheriff's Office, officers responded to the area of Denison Lane just after 10 a.m. Compton was found suffering from a gunshot wound. He died at the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call KCSO at (661) 861-3110.