The Kern County Sheriff’s Office has arrested one suspect and are looking for another for a fatal Oildale shooting.The full release can be seen below:
On November 14, 2021 at approximately 2:22 a.m., deputies responded to the 500 block of El Tejon Avenue for the report of a victim of a shooting. When deputies arrived, they located a male subject suffering from what appeared to be a single gunshot wound. The victim, identified as Timothy Robert Brown (age 41), was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
Homicide Detectives were called to assume the investigation. Through their investigation, detectives developed probable cause to arrest two suspects for Brown’s murder. On November 15, 2021, Michael Lee Milam (05/04/1975) was arrested and booked into the Central Receiving Facility.
The second suspect has been identified as Ricky Devin (09/12/1973) and is still outstanding. Devin is described as a white male adult (age 48), approximately 5’09” in height, weighing approximately 180 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. His photo is attached. Devin is considered to be armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information may contact the Kern County Sheriff’s Office at (661) 861-3110 or Secret Witness at (661) 322-4040.