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BPD: Detectives investigating homicide in South Bakersfield

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Posted at 12:35 AM, Jun 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-18 10:52:28-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Bakersfield police confirmed that they are investigating a homicide involving a man on Wilson Road near South H Street in South Bakersfield.

Lt. Budick tells 23ABC that homicide detectives arrived on the scene after a call of shots fired came in around 11:19 p.m. on Monday.

When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to a local area hospital, where he died from his injuries.

BPD says the identity of the victim will be released by the Kern County Coroner's Office.

BPD says the investigation is ongoing at this time. Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call Detective Keith Cason at 661-326-3868 or the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.