BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Kern County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that severely wounded a man at a suspected illegal casino in Oildale.
Initially, the sheriff’s office said multiple people were wounded, but a spokesperson said only one man was shot multiple times. He was seriously wounded and was rushed to a hospital.
Sheriff’s deputies were called to the North Chester Avenue and East Linda Vista Drive just after 9:30 p.m. A spokesperson said dispatchers received a call from someone who was waived down to call 911 for a shooting victim.
No suspect information was immediately available.
We will update this story as we learn more information.