Kern County Sheriff's Office arrest five in Wasco

Kern County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) Patrol Car (FILE)
Posted at 7:56 AM, Jun 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-17 10:56:53-04

WASCO, Calif. — The Kern County Sheriff's Office made five felony arrests in Wasco including a 17-year-old wanted in a shooting that occurred last Monday.

Deputies conducted five different criminal investigations in the community of Wasco locating a number of people wanted for various crimes including possession of a stolen vehicle, an active felony warrant, and two for felony spousal abuse.

KCSO arrested Aaron Garcia, Israel Esquivel, Robert Ornelas, Ademar Ruiz, and a 17-year old for a felony arrest warrant from a shooting that occurred on June 8th.

All have been booked into county jail or juvenile hall.