Man shot and killed in south Bakersfield

Officers and members of the Kern County Fire Department are on the scene of a shooting on Stargaze Drive on Saturday, May 12, 2018. (KBAK/KBFX photo)

A man was shot and killed in south Bakersfield late Saturday night.

Officers said the shooting happened around 11:30 p.m. in the area of Stargaze Drive and Lazy River Lane, near Ollivier Middle School.

Officers found a man lying in the roadway with a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers have not provided any suspect information at this time.

Officers believe the man was involved in an altercation earlier in the evening.

Anyone with information helpful to the investigation is asked to call police at (661) 327-7111.

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