Woman arrested on suspicion of murder in east Bakersfield shooting

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Latham St shooting 111721

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Police have arrested a 30-year-old woman on suspicion of murder in connection with a shooting that occurred in east Bakersfield.

Cony Alvarado-Romero was arrested early Thursday and is being held without bail, according to police and inmate booking records. She’s due in court next week.

Alvarado-Romero is suspected of involvement in the shooting of a man around 6 p.m. Wednesday in the 3000 block of Latham Street, police said. The man, who has not been identified, was pronounced dead at a hospital.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to call Detective Carlos Arvizu at 661-326-3953, the Bakersfield Police Department at 661-327-7111 or Secret Witness at 661-322-4040.

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