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Man killed in Southwest Bakersfield shooting identified

Posted: 12:10 AM, Jul 04, 2018
Updated: 2018-07-04 15:48:17Z

The Kern County Coroner's Office has identified the man who was shot and killed in Southwest Bakersfield Tuesday.

They say 49-year-old Corey Jason Powers died after being transported to Kern Medical with gunshot wounds. 

Bakersfield police say they responded to Pensinger Road, near Buena Vista Road just after 3:30 p.m. where they found Powers suffering from a gunshot wound. That's when he was taken to the hospital. 

There is no suspect information at this time. The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call 327-7111.