Overnight deadly shooting in East Bakersfield is the 9th homicide since last Friday

Posted at 6:10 AM, Aug 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-13 15:19:24-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif (KERO) — A deadly shooting Thursday night that left one man dead in east Bakersfield is the ninth homicide police have investigated since last Friday.

That's according to 23ABC's homicide tracker, which keeps track of where and when homicides occur.

Officers went to Oregon and Kern Street just before 10p.m. Thursday and found a man who had a been shot, according to BPD. He was taken to a hospital where he later died.

No suspect information has been released at this time. The investigation is still ongoing.

Anyone with any information is asked to call BPD at 327-7111.