Man injured in central Bakersfield drive-by shooting

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BPD – Bakersfield Police Department

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A man was injured in a drive-by shooting in central Bakersfield on Saturday.

The Bakersfield Police Department said at around 2:53 p.m., officers were sent out to the area of 4th and N streets after receiving reports of a shooting. When they arrived, the officers found a man who had suffered a gunshot wound to a leg. 

The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment of minor injuries, according to BPD. 

The suspect vehicle is an orange/red compact car. A man and woman were inside the vehicle, with the woman doing the driving, according to BPD. 

Anyone with information about the case is urged to call BPD at 661-327-7111.

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