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Kern County Sheriff's Office investigating shooting in Wasco

Posted at 8:27 AM, Sep 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-16 11:27:13-04

WASCO, Calif. — Authorities with the Kern County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that happened in Wasco on Saturday.

According to the KSCO, "On Saturday, September 14, 2019, at approximately 9:30 a.m., deputies from the Wasco City Substation were dispatched to the 1800 block of 3rd Street in Wasco for shots fired. Upon arrival, deputies located a victim of a shooting, a 52-year-old Hispanic male. The victim was transported to Kern Medical with non-life-threatening injuries."

The KCSO is asking anyone with information in connection to this incident call (661) 861-3110 or Secret Witness at (661) 322-4040.