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Bakersfield Police Department releases identify of victim in fatal shooting

Posted: 5:50 PM, Oct 11, 2019
Updated: 2019-10-11 20:50:59-04
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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — We know the identity of the person who was shot and killed in Southeast Bakersfield on Thursday. The Bakersfield Police Department has identified the man as 36-year-old Raul Guttierrez Junior.

According to the BPD officers responded to reports of a shooting near Melwood Street and Lotus Lane just before 4:30 p.m. Thursday. When police arrived they found Gutierrez with gunshot wounds. He was taken to Kern Medical where he later died.

No suspect information has been released. If you have any information on the shooting call BPD at 327-7111.