Police investigating deadly shooting in northwest Bakersfield

Police tape off the scene of a deadly shooting on Rollingbay Drive in Bakersfield, Calif., on Saturday, July 1, 2017. (KBAK/KBFX photo/Reyna Harvey)

UPDATE: Police have named Pierre William Rizzo as the suspect. More on that here.

The original story is below.


BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) -- A man is dead after a shooting Saturday morning in northwest Bakersfield.

Police responded to the 8500 block of Rollingbay Drive, where they found a man dead of a gunshot wound.

Investigators tell Eyewitness News that a woman called police around 9:20 a.m. to report an armed man in a house.

Other people were in the house at the time of the shooting.

There is no current suspect information at this time, but police are canvassing the area around the shooting.

Anyone with information on this case is encouraged to call police at (661) 327-7111.

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