Sheriff's office: Man shot by person stealing truck

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - A man was shot in the shoulder Monday morning by someone stealing his pickup, the Kern County Sheriff's Office said.

The man said he was shot around 5:30 a.m. on the 800 block of James Road in Oildale. His stolen pickup was later recovered.

The sheriff's office hasn't released any suspect information.

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