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One dead, two injured in shooting outside of the FoodMaxx in East Bakersfield

One dead, two injured in East Bakersfield
Posted at 9:47 AM, Jul 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-30 20:25:37-04


UPDATE: (July 30, 2018, 5:24 p.m.)

There is still a search for suspects and the suspected vehicle. 


(July 30, UPDATE: (July 30, 2018, 10:40 a.m.)  The Kern County Coroner's office identified the victim in the East Bakersfield shooting as 21-year-old Adam Malik Cook of Bakersfield. The Coroner's office says he died at Kern Medical after being shot at another location.


The Kern County Sheriff Department is investigating a shooting in East Bakersfield. 


Deputies were dispatched just after 12 a.m. on Monday to the FoodMaxx located at 6465 Niles for reports of a shooting.


When KCSO deputies arrived on the scene, they did not find a victim but did find a crime scene in the Northeast part of the FoodMaxx parking lot.


Deputies located three victims at Kern Medical, one of which was deceased. 


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