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Three men have been arrested in connection with a southwest Bakersfield shooting Tuesday that left a woman with a gunshot wound to her leg.
Bakersfield police said they have arrested Charles Griggs, Gerardo Felix and Javier Campos, all 19, on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and conspiracy. Police said all three are members of the Blasting On Crews graffiti tagging gang.
The motive for the attack remains under investigation.
The shooting happened at 12:10 a.m. in the 5600 block of Escondido Court.
UPDATED, 9:41 p.m.: Bakersfield Christian appears to have come back to beat Mission Oak. Eagles scored with three minutes left to go up 35-34, and Mission Oak has just been stopped on fourth-and-3 inside the red zone. What a comeback for BCHS, which trailed 20-0 early and now apparently will go to a CIF regional bowl game. More on BVarsity Live at 11 p.m.
Columbia Elementary School Principal Bill Jager is prematurely bald, but it's for a good cause.
Bakersfield Police said three officers and an adult Explorer were taken to a hospital early Friday after they were involved in a traffic collision.
Residents of a northwest Bakersfield home made it out safely after their home caught fire early Friday morning.
A man was rescued from a canal Thursday night after going overboard while riding his bike near Lamont.
A Kern County sheriff's SWAT team served a search warrant in Wasco Thursday and made four arrests in connection with drug sales.
Kern County sheriff's detectives found a recycling center out of compliance with state and local laws Thursday and arrested its owner.
Two men are in custody and one man who police had believed to be a suspect has been released in connection with a robbery and officer-involved shooting Wednesday.
A broken gas line closed a Tehachapi elementary school in Thursday.
A man suspected of selling drugs from an east Bakersfield home a block away from a Boys & Girls Club was arrested Wednesday afternoon by Kern County Sheriff's deputies.
Bakersfield firefighters extinguished an engine fire on a diesel locomotive at the train yard between Jackson and King streets in east Bakersfield Wednesday afternoon.
A man charged with the murder of his girlfriend's 2-year-old son told investigators the child suffered fatal injuries when the two of them were driving off-road in Berry's Dodge truck and crashed.