Police investigate shooting that wounded man in Central Bakersfield

Crime Watch

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Police said a man was hospitalized after he was shot and found wounded on a road in Central Bakersfield.

Officers were called to the area of California Avenue and T Street at around 10:47 p.m. for a report of a victim of a shooting. Officials said someone reported hearing someone yelling for help after being shot.

The man was taken to Kern Medical with a wound described as moderate, according to police. BPD says he is expected to recover.

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

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