Delano murder suspect arrested in San Bernardino County

DELANO, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) A man was arrested Thursday in San Bernardino County on suspicion of murdering someone earlier this week in Delano.

Cody Harris, 20, was shot Monday at Kalibo Park in Delano. His father told Eyewitness News that his son's friend told him that an identified gangster shot his son.

Harris was not in a gang, according to both police and his father.

Delano police said 19-year-old Joseph Mendez was identified as the suspect and brought back to Kern County to face charges of homicide, assault with a deadly weapon and gang participation.