KCSO: 10-year-old child shot in the chest in Oildale

Posted at 11:24 AM, Aug 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-23 22:40:46-04

The Kern County Sheriff's Department said 10-year-old Ayddan West was shot in the stomach last weekend in Oildale.

Deputies responded in the area of North Chester near the Kern River just after 5:00 p.m. for reports of a shooting.

West was taken to Kern Medical with non-life threatening injuries and released the next day.

KCSO were unable to locate a crime scene or a suspect.