Man hurt in R Street shooting

Posted at 1:19 PM, Apr 24, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-24 18:25:56-04

Officers with the Bakersfield Police Department are investigating a shooting that occurred on R. St. Sunday afternoon.

Bakersfield Police officials said at around 12:47 p.m.  they responded to the 1200 block of R street after receiving a call of shots fired in that area.

BPD said when their officers circulated the area attempting to locate the location where the possible shots
were coming from, they located a man in the 600 block of California Avenue suffering from multiple bullet wounds.
The victim was transported to a local area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
There is no suspect information at this time.
Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the Bakersfield Police
Department at (661) 327-7111.