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Bakersfield Police investigating stabbing in southwest Bakersfield

Posted at 9:24 PM, Jul 10, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-11 00:24:05-04

The Bakersfield Police Department is investigating a stabbing in southwest Bakersfield. 

It happened near the El Patron restaurant on Panama Lane near Stine Road. 

Officials have not released details on what led up to the stabbing, however police said the victim had minor to moderate injuries. 

Police said the only suspect description they have at this time is a Hispanic man, but the investigation is ongoing. 

A 23ABC viewer sent in pictures of the surrounding area where multiple BPD vehicles are visible. 

Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact BPD at 327-7111.