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Kern County Sheriff's Office - Public Information Officer
Tuesday August 1st, 2023 :: 11:24 p.m. PDT


Kern County Sheriff's Office Investigating Shots Fired

On August 1, 2023, at approximately 2148 hours, deputies were dispatched to the 2000 block of Larcus Avenue for a report of shots fired. Witnesses described a Hispanic male, approximately 40 years old, wearing a black mask and all-black clothing, exiting a light-colored, possible Toyota Highlander and shot at a female and male standing outside of their residence. There were no injuries to either victim, and the suspect fled east from the location in the described vehicle. 

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. Reference case # 2023-00086535.

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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