One dead after shooting in Lamont

Posted at 12:21 PM, May 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-30 17:24:28-04

UPDATE (May 30, 2017 2:23 p.m.): The man shot dead has been identified as 23-year-old Anthony Mosqueda.


UPDATE: The Kern County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly shooting in Lamont.

KCSO says the shooting happened at around 11:30 on Sunday morning at Kearney Avenue near San Diego Street. A male victim was found at the scene, where he later died.

The investigation is ongoing and there is no suspect information at this time.


ORIGINAL: The Kern County Sheriff's Office has blocked traffic in Lamont near San Diego St. and Kearney Ave.

Initial reports are that there was a shooting in the area.

23ABC is on scene, we will update this story as soon as more information becomes available.