Man shot to death near Harris and Buena Vista roads, coroner releases ID

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) – A man was fatally shot Tuesday afternoon in southwest Bakersfield.

The coroner on Wednesday identified him as 49-year-old Corey Jason Powers.

Officers were sent to Pensinger Road, near Harris and Buena Vista roads, where they found the wounded man. Powers later died at a hospital.

Police said there’s no suspect information available.

Anyone with information helpful to the investigation is asked to call Detective Garrett at (661) 326-3504.

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