On September 30, 2016, Kern County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to a man down in a truck located in a field in the area of Benner Avenue and Schuster Road, on the outskirts of Delano.
Deputies arrived and located a deceased male suffering from a gunshot wound.
After an investigation, it was determined the victim was shot by an unknown suspect. The case has been turned over to homicide detectives and is under investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kern County Sheriff’s Office at 661-861-3110, or Secret Witness at 661-322-4040.