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Identity of Central Bakersfield deadly shooting victim released

Posted at 8:34 AM, Dec 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-14 11:35:32-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The identity of a man who has shot multiple times in Central Bakersfield has been released.

37-year-old Christopher Crawford of Los Angeles was found on December 9 around 10:20 p.m. in the 1800 block of Buena Vista Street in Central Bakersfield. According to BPD, Crawford had sustained traumatic injuries. After a postmortem examination, the cause of death was determined to be multiple gunshot wounds. Crawford's death has been ruled a homicide.

An investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact BPD at 661-327-7111.