The Bakersfield Police Department is investigating an overnight fatal shooting in northeast Bakersfield.
The full release can be seen below:
On May 1st, 2022, at 10:58 PM, the Bakersfield Police Department responded to the 700 block of Panorama Drive regarding a shooting that just occurred. Upon arrival, officers located two victims that had been shot.
Both victims were transported by ambulance to a local hospital to be treated for their injuries. One of the victims, an adult male, sustained major injuries and was pronounced deceased at the hospital. The other victim sustained minor injuries and is currently in stable condition.
The name of the decedent will be released by the Kern County Coroner’s Office at a later date. The investigation has been assumed by the Robbery/Homicide Unit and is ongoing.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is encouraged to call the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327–7111.