4 shot on Columbus Street, 2 die
The victims were all taken to local hospitals, according to a news release from the Bakersfield Police Department.
The officers were dispatched to the area around 1:18 a.m.
Police said Sunday that two of the four shooting victims had died. Coroner's investigators identified the victims as 20-year-old Jose Garcia III and 17-year-old Feliberto Ponce. Garcia died shortly after arriving at Memorial Hospital, while Ponce died at Kern Medical Center around 3:25 a.m.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the police at (661) 327-7111 or Detective Ryan Kroeker at 326-3546.