UPDATE: Man arrested in connection with July shooting that wounded 15-year-old

Crime Watch

UPDATE: The Bakersfield Police Department said it has made an arrest in connection with the shooting.

Marcus Ivey, 37, was arrested on Saturday and booked into the Kern County Jail on suspicion of attempted murder, gang participation and other offenses associated with the shooting.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Bakersfield Police Department is investigating a shooting that wounded a 15-year-old in south Bakersfield on Friday.

According to BPD, the victim was traveling in a vehicle in the 10 block of Wilson Road when another vehicle pulled alongside and someone inside fired several times, hitting the teen. Officers were called to an area hospital around 12:47 a.m. where the teen is in stable condition.

Anyone with information is asked to call Bakersfield police at 661-327-7111.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News

More Local News