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BPD investigating stabbing in northeast Bakersfield

Victim left with minor to moderate injuries
Posted at 6:22 PM, Mar 04, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-04 21:22:20-05

Bakersfield Police are investigating a stabbing in northeast Bakersfield that happened on Sunday morning.

BPD says it happened in the 5100 block of Fairfax at about 7:30 a.m., near Highland High School. Officials say the incident began as a peace disturbance that led to a stabbing.

One man was stabbed and was left with minor to moderate injuries. Police say suspects shot a couple rounds into the air when they drove away.

The investigation is ongoing. If you have any information, contact BPD at 661-327-7111.