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Shooting in East Bakersfield leaves one man dead

Posted at 6:06 PM, Jan 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-29 01:12:09-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Just after 5 p.m. on Monday, January 28, officers were dispatched to the 1300 block of Pacific Street for a victim of a shooting.

Officers located a man suffering from a gunshot wound. He was then transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

The identity of the victim will be released by the Kern County Coroner.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is encouraged to contact Detective Pair at (661) 326-3553 or BPD at (661) 327-7111.