Three shot, leaving juvenile dead and two others injured in southwest Bakersfield

Crime Watch

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Two juveniles and one adult were shot in southwest Bakersfield Wednesday night leaving a 17-year-old dead, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.

Around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, police were called out for reports of a shooting on Olmo Court near Cardiff Avenue in southwest Bakersfield, according to the department. When officers arrived they found three victims with gunshot wounds at a residence. One dead and two wounded.

The victim who died was a 17-year-old boy, according to BPD. Another juvenile boy and a man were taken to a local hospital with minor to moderate injuries.

If you have information about this shooting, call Detective P. Hernandez at 661-326-3592 or the department at 661-327-7111.

This is the 137 confirmed homicide in Kern County this year, according to the 17 News Homicide Tracker.

Copyright 2022 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News

More Local News