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Man shot, killed in South Bakersfield

Posted at 6:59 AM, Jun 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-01 13:59:00-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A man was shot and killed in South Bakersfield Friday night.

According to the Bakersfield Police Department, around 8:02 p.m. on May 31, officers were called out to the 1900 block of Raymond A. Spruance Court for a victim of an assault.

When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. BPD says Hall Ambulance personnel arrived and pronounced the man dead.

The identity of the victim will be released by the Kern County Coroner's Office.

Anyone with information regarding the case is asked to contact Detective Eric Littlefield at 661-326-3558 or the Bakersfield Police Department at 661-327-7111.