UPDATE: Teen listed as critical following shooting on Villalovos Court in South Bakersfield

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Police said a 15-year-old boy was hospitalized and listed as critical after a shooting Friday night on Villalovos Court in South Bakersfield.

Officers were called to the area of Larson Lane and Coventry Drive for a report of a shooting at around 10 p.m. on Sept. 11. Investigators said the shooting happened on Villalovos Court near Coventry Drive.

The teen’s wounds were described as moderate to major and was taken to a hospital for treatment. Preliminary information described the victim as an adult male, but the victim is actually 15 years old, a police department spokesperson said Saturday.

No descriptions of any possible suspects were available. Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Bakersfield police at 661-327-7111.

We will update this story as we learn more information.

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