Shooting in central Bakersfield leaves two men injured, Bakersfield PD searching for two suspects

Posted at 7:43 AM, Jun 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-18 22:16:56-04

The Bakersfield Police Department is searching for two suspects related to a shooting that left two men injured. 

Officers responded to the Motel 6 on Oak St. and Palm St. for a shooting. Officers located two adult men suffering from gunshot wounds. 

The victims were transported to a local hospital where they were listed in stable condition. 

Investigators said there were two suspects who were both armed with semi-automatic firearms. They were described as:

#1) Black Male, 18-20 yrs, Light Complexion, Short hair, wearing purple shirt and light blue jeans.

#2) Black Male, 18-20 yrs, Medium Build, Dark Complexion, Short hair, wearing all black clothing.

The suspects fled the scene on foot.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.