UPDATE (8 p.m.): Bakersfield police said Wednesday night the man who died following an early morning stabbing on Gage Street was stabbed during a fight with his own brother.
The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation is investigating the death of an inmate at Kern Valley State Prison from over the weekend.
Two people were in critical condition and a shooter was in custody after a shooting Friday morning in Noblesville West Middle School.
A routine traffic stop led to a short car chase and gun arrest overnight in Downtown Bakersfield.
Shellika Jerkins, 25, daughter died of blunt force head trauma in December and was arrested months later.
The scam operates by demanding payment from victims over past-due electricity bills over the phone.
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