Kern County Sheriff's Office investigating shooting in East Bakersfield; victim shot in leg

Posted at 8:36 PM, Jan 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-23 10:04:41-05

The Kern County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that happened in East Bakersfield on Sunday, January 23, 2017.

KCSO says it happened just before 7 p.m. on Beverly Drive between Potomac Avenue and Virginia Avenue. One man was reportedly shot in the leg; he was taken to a local hospital.

The age of the victim is unknown. No suspects are in custody and no description is available at this time.