NewsCovering Kern County

Actions

KCSO Deputies shoot dogs after two Oildale residents were attacked

Posted at 11:04 AM, May 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-09 14:04:02-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Two people are recovering after being attacked by dogs in Oildale Friday night.

According to the Kern County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to the 100 block of Hickerson Drive just before 10:30 Friday night after receiving calls of a dog attack.

When KCSO arrived on scene, the dogs jumped at the deputies, who then shot the dogs.

The two adult victims had serious injuries to their arms, but they were not life threatening.