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Authorities looking for suspect involved in Wible Road shooting

Posted at 10:28 AM, Apr 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-18 13:28:59-04

The Kern County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man in connection to a shooting that took place on Tuesday near Wible Road and Wood Lane.

Deputies were dispatched to the area around 8 p.m. because a man was suffering from a single gunshot wound to the arm.

He was transported to Kern Medical where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The suspect is being described as a black man between 20 and 30 years old, wearing a black shirt with short hair and was armed with a black handgun.

Anyone with information is urged to contact KCSO at 861-3110.