UPDATE: Man dies of his wounds in Southwest Bakersfield shooting


UPDATE (July 4): The Bakersfield Police Department said the man shot in the 11000 block of Pensinger Road Tuesday afternoon died.

Police said late Tuesday, the man died at a nearby hospital.

Police did not release any suspect information and said its investigation continues.

Anyone with information is asked to call Bakersfield police at 327-7111.

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A man is hospitalized with major wounds after being shot in Southwest Bakersfield Tuesday afternoon.

Bakersfield police officers were called to the 11000 block of Pensinger Road at around 3:30 p.m. for the victim of a gunshot wound.

The man was taken to a local hospital with wounds described as major. 

Police said they do not have any information on a possible suspect or suspects.

The intersection of Buena Vista and Harris roads will be closed for the investigation for several hours, according to police.

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