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Negligent discharge of firearm leads to arrest

Posted at 10:38 AM, Sep 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-23 14:46:08-04

The Bakersfield Police Department responded to a report of a Shot Spotter activation in East Bakersfield on Saturday, September 22 at 11:38 p.m.


Officers located two spent .22 caliber casings and a firearm in the front yard of a residence.


The investigation led police to arrest 26-year-old Esteban for negligent discharge of firearm.


No shooting victims were found in the area.