BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A male found with a gunshot wound Sunday night in southeast Bakersfield has died, according to sheriff’s officials.
Deputies were sent to the 500 block of Weedpatch Highway at about 9:21 p.m. and found a male with a gunshot wound, according to a sheriff’s news release. He was under 18.
He was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Kern County Sheriff’s Office at 661-861-3110 or Secret Witness at 661-322-4040.