Northeast Bakersfield

Shooting in northeast Bakersfield under investigation

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Kern County deputies are investigating a shooting in northeast Bakersfield.

A male - name and age not given - was found around 11 p.m. Thursday on the 1700 block of Flower Street, suffering from several gunshot wounds to his legs and torso, the sheriff's office said. His injuries weren't considered life-threatening, according to the sheriff's office.

The sheriff's office hasn't identified suspects or said what led to the shooting. The shooters were only described as two black males wearing black hooded sweatshirts.

Anyone with information helpful to the investigation is asked to call the sheriff's office at (661) 861-3110.