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KCSO investigating a deadly shooting in south Bakersfield

Posted at 10:42 PM, Jan 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-28 05:33:55-05

UPDATE: KCSO confirms the man who was shot on Mint St. in south Bakersfield was pronounced dead at the scene. There is no suspect information and the name of the man who died has not yet been identified.

Anyone with information is asked to call KCSO at 861-3110.

The Kern County Sheriff's Department responded to a shooting the evening of Sunday, January 27.

KCSO said one male victim suffered from major injuries. The shooting happened on the 1600 block of Mint Street in south Bakersfield.

KCSO said information is minimal right now but they will release more information as the investigation continues.