BPD: Man hurt in Niles Street shooting

Posted at 8:56 AM, Feb 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-07 11:58:02-05
On February 6th, 2016, Officers from the Bakersfield Police Department responded to the 1200 block of Niles Street for a report of a shooting.
When Officers arrived, they located an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound.
The investigation revealed as the victim was walking in the 1300 block of Niles Street, unknown suspects approached him in a dark colored sports utility vehicle and shot the victim. 
The victim was taken to Kern Medical Center with moderate injuries.
No further suspect information was located.
Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the Bakersfield Police
Department at (661) 327-7111.