Man killed in shooting in South Bakersfield

UPDATE (March 27, 2017 10:20 a.m.): The Coroner's Office has released the official cause of death of the victim, 31-year-old Albert Luis King, as gunshot wound to the chest. The manner of death is homicide.


UPDATE (3/21): The Kern County Sheriff's Office has arrested 30-year-old Krystal San Nicholas Wandick for murder in connection to the shooting. Wandick was arrested without incident on Wainwright Dr. in Oildale.


UPDATE: KCSO said the victim was at a small party at a home on Gordon Street when several shots were fired by an unknown suspect or suspects. 


The Kern County Sheriff's Office is looking for any suspects tied to a deadly shooting in South Bakersfield early Friday morning.

According to KCSO, a man was shot just before 2:45 a.m. in the area of Gordon Street, just off White Lane and South Union. 

KCSO says the man was shot and was transported by a friend to a nearby Bakersfield Fire Department on White Lane. BFD reported the shooting to KCSO. The man was pronounced dead at the fire department. 

No arrests have been made and no suspect information has been provided. 

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