Deadly shooting in Northeast Bakersfield


One man is dead and another is in critical condition after a shooting near Garces Memorial High School.

Just after midnight Saturday, Bakersfield Police responded to a call of shots fired at the 4200 block of Isla Verde Street.

When officers arrived, they found a man who had been shot several times. He was taken to the hospital and is in critical condition.

Officers then received calls about a second man who had arrived to nearby a hospital with multiple gunshot wounds. He died shortly after being transported to Kern Medical.

The victim has since been identified as 30-year-old Jerry Lana Hastings of Bakersfield.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Bakersfield police at 661-327-7111.

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