On Tuesday, June 20, a shooting incident occurred in Northeast Bakersfield, resulting in a 28-year-old man being hospitalized with traumatic injuries.
The Kern County Sheriff’s Office received reports of the shooting around 8 p.m. near Fairfax Road and Alfred Harrell Highway.
Deputies promptly responded to the scene and found the injured man, who had been shot. He was swiftly transported to a nearby hospital for medical treatment.
Currently, the KCSO is actively searching for a specific vehicle that is believed to be involved in the incident.
The vehicle is described as a black Chevy pickup truck from the early 2000s, lifted, and equipped with four doors.
Unfortunately, there is no additional information available regarding the suspect or the suspect’s vehicle at this time.
Anyone who possesses information related to the incident is urged to contact the KCSO at (661) 861-3110 or reach out to the Kern Secret Witness Line at (661) 322-4040.