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Kern County Sheriff's Office - Public Information Officer
Tuesday February 28th, 2023 :: 07:26 p.m. PST


Kern County Sheriff's Office Investigating a Homicide

On February 28, 2023, at about 1647 hours, deputies responded to the 7200 block of Di Giorgio Road in Lamont for a reported shooting.  Upon their arrival, deputies located a 19-year-old male suffering from what appeared to be multiple gunshot wounds. Medical aid responded to the scene to treat the male; however, he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene. Kern County Sheriff's Office Homicide Unit Detectives responded to the scene and assumed the investigation. The investigation is ongoing. 
Anyone with information related to this investigation are urged to contact the Sheriff's Office at (661) 861-3110 or Secret Witness at (661) 322-4040. (2023-00022913)

Kern County Sheriff's Office - Public Information Officer
1350 Norris Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93308

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 661-861-3110

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