An 88-year-old man was found dead Thursday in the trunk of his car, submerged in a canal.
Oscar Hernandez-Rios, 19, of Canoga Park, was found Aug. 2 suffering from gunshots to the arm and leg. Kern County deputies discovered the shooting occurred during an apparent road-rage incident on Highway 99 in the Delano area.
An inmate at Kern Valley State Prison is suspected of killing his cellmate.
One Delano restaurant won't be allowed to sell liquor following a drug bust.
Two Fresh & Easy stores in Kern County will be closing this month.
A man was arrested on suspicion of stabbing someone and for an unrelated burglary, according to police.
North Kern State Prison issued an alert Monday about an inmate who was discovered missing Sunday evening. Michael Valdez is a minimum custody inmate serving time for convictions of drug possession according to the prison.
Traffic along northbound Highway 99 near County Line Road was slow going Thursday morning in the wake of a semitruck crash.
A man was found shot to death Monday at a business on the southern edge of Delano.
Delano police are investigating the death of 3-year-old Michael Pineda who was struck by a pickup truck.
A 3-year-old Delano boy was hit by a car in a grocery store parking lot Saturday and killed. Coroners investigators identified the boy as Michael Pineda. Delano police are investigating.