Delano

Coroner ID's man from Delano shooting

DELANO, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A man was fatally shot Tuesday in Delano.

Officers were called around 2:30 to a report of shots fired and a man down in the 600 block of Glenwood Street.

When officers arrived, they found a man who had been shot several times. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Kern County coroner's office on Wednesday identified him as 18-year-old Alexis Alfonso Lara.

Delano police said the motive and circumstances surrounding the shooting are under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the department at (661) 721-3377.