Coroner's office identifies man killed near Heritage Park

Police tape is up at Heritage Park in Bakersfield, Calif., Dec. 9, 2017, as police investigate a shooting. (KBAK/KBFX photo)

The Kern County coroner has identified the man who was killed near Heritage Park as 27-year-old Christopher Manuel Cruz Guadron.

Guadron was shot Saturday in the area of Bernard Street and Mt. Vernon Avenue. A woman was also shot and injured.

Authorities arrested 19-year-old Guillermo Enrique Soto as a suspect in the case.

Soto is facing charges of murder, attempted murder, assault with a deadly weapon and being a felon in possession of a firearm.

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