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Kern County Sheriff's Office - Public Information Officer
Sunday May 21st, 2023 :: 02:20 a.m. PDT


KCSO Investigating Homicide

On 5/20/2023, at approximately 2136 hours, the Kern County Sheriff's Office received a call regarding a shooting in the 400 block of Lincoln Avenue, in Oildale. Deputies arrived on the scene and located a male suffering from traumatic injuries. The victim was pronounced deceased on the scene. Homicide detectives responded, and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kern County Sheriff’s Office at (661)861-3110 or Secret Witness at (661)322-4040.

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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