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Man in serious condition after being shot in South Bakersfield

Posted at 7:34 AM, Feb 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-26 10:34:35-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif — A man is in serious condition after being shot in South Bakersfield.

According to BPD, around 12:30 a.m. on Tuesday, February 26, officers received reports of a shooting at the intersection of Pacheco Road and Centaur Street in South Bakersfield. When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

BPD says the victim was transported to an area hospital and is in serious condition. BPD says the only suspect information at this time is a white sedan occupied by a Hispanic man.

BPD says the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information regarding the case is asked to call the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327 - 7111.