Kern County Sheriff's Office identifies stabbing victim

Kern County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) Patrol Car (FILE)
Posted at 10:23 AM, May 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-18 13:23:32-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Kern County Sheriff's Office has identified the victim in a stabbing that happened in north Bakersfield on May 10th.

According to the KCSO, 20-year-old Miguel Angel Ramirez Jr. was stabbed in the chest in 600 block of Water Street. He was taken to Bakersfield Memorial Hospital where he died from his injuries.

The incident was ruled a homicide.