BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) – (UPDATE 4/22): Kern County’s coroner office identified 37-year-old Eric Ernest Pinder as the man who was shot and killed on Water Street Tuesday night.
Kern County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a man was found dead in East Bakersfield.
According to the department, officials responded to the Water Street area near River Boulevard. When the MPs arrived, they found a man who had been shot. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
No suspicious information is currently available. Anyone who knows anything about the incident is asked to call KCSO at 861-3110.