Wasco, CA – Deputies from the Wasco substation were dispatched to the south alley of the 800 block of Highway 46 for gunshots heard in the area on October 28th, at about 1:50 am.
When deputies arrived, they located a Hispanic male adult suffering from gunshot wounds to his upper body.

The victim was pronounced deceased on scene. Homicide detectives were called to the scene and assumed the investigation.

The investigation is active and on-going.

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