Father, son arrested for alleged bar murder

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A father and son have been arrested on suspicion of murdering a man outside an east Bakersfield bar.

Mark Anthony Mendoza, 41, and Mark Mendoza Jr., 24, are accused of shooting 34-year-old Roman Fernandez just before 2 a.m. Sunday in the parking lot of Stella's Sandtrap Lounge on Niles Street.

Witnesses reported hearing a gunshot and seeing a dark-colored pickup leave the area at a high rate of speed eastbound on Niles Street.

The Kern County Sheriff's Office didn't release a motive for the shooting.