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SWAT situation in East Bakersfield in area of Lake, Miller streets

Posted at 7:44 AM, Nov 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-15 10:44:57-05

A SWAT team is at a home in East Bakersfield where a man has barricaded himself in a residence.

According to Bakersfield Police, a man assaulted another person with a baseball bat around midnight Friday.

The man then went to a home in the area of Lake and Miller streets and has barricaded himself inside.

23ABC reporter Daniela Garrido said just after 7:30 a.m. multiple shots were heard in the vicinity of the home. It's not known what was fired or who fired the shots.