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Kern County Sheriff's Office investigating a homicide in Delano

Posted at 9:40 PM, Jul 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-23 00:40:49-04

DELANO, Calif. — The Kern County Sheriff's Office has a person in custody suspected of shooting and killing a man in Delano Monday.

Officials with KCSO said around 3 p.m. Monday deputies were called out to the 10000 block of San Jose Avenue in Delano near County Line Road for reports of a subject down.

When deputies arrived they found a man with gunshot wounds and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

KCSO said officers had suspect in custody and the investigation is ongoing.