KCSO: Wasco shooting victim expected to recover

WASCO, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) -- A man who was shot late Friday night on Poplar Avenue is expected to recover from his injuries according to the Kern County Sheriff's Office.

The shooting was reported just after 11:30 p.m. Deputies responded to two locations, one in the 1700 blk. of Poplar - the other in the 1800 blk. It wasn't immediately clear where the crime scene was actually located.

The victim, a man in his late 20s, was shot once in the leg and taken to a hospital for treatment.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.