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Shooting in East Bakersfield injures two people

Posted at 7:08 PM, Dec 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-12 22:08:19-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif.  — A shooting in East Bakersfield injured two people, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.

Officers responded to a shotspotter activation at about 4:55 p.m., but did not locate any victims.

During the investigation, officers learned that two victims were transported to a local hospital with gunshot wounds.

The only information BPD would provide about the victims is that they are adults with minor injuries.

There is no suspect information at this time.