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Shooting in North Bakersfield injures man

Posted at 10:49 PM, May 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-18 01:49:08-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A shooting in North Bakersfield injured one man just after 10 p.m. Sunday, the Bakersfield Police Department reports.

Officers responded to the 3000 block of San Dimas after a victim of a shooting showed up at Memorial Hospital with gunshot wounds.

The man sustained moderate to major injuries and is expected to survive, according to BPD.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic man in his 40s, 5 feet four inches tall, with a stocky build.

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