UPDATE (6:16 a.m.): BPD has confirmed it is a homicide investigation.
UPDATE (5:57 a.m.): Bakersfield Police officials are saying a passerby found a body in an alley in the area of Pacific and Miller Streets around 5 a.m. Tuesday.
BPD officials aren't sure what led to the death.
Bakersfield Police responded to reports of a shooting in East Bakersfield on Tuesday morning.
According to Bakersfield Police, a shooting was reported around 5 a.m. in the area of Pacific and Miller Streets.
It's not known if anyone was hit.