Woman shot, injured in northwest Bakersfield; officers searching for suspect

Police officers are investigating a shooting on Abbott Drive in Bakersfield, Calif., on Tuesday May 22, 2018. (KBAK/KBFX photo)

A woman was shot and injured Tuesday night in northwest Bakersfield, and the suspect is still on the loose.

Officers said the shooting happened around 8:30 p.m. on Abbott Drive near Hageman Road and Calloway Drive.

Officers said the woman was taken to the hospital with major injuries, however police have not been provided with a recent update on her condition.

Officers said a woman and a man got into an argument before the shooting.

Officers are still searching for the suspect at this time. He is considered to be armed and dangerous. Officers only offered a generic description of the suspect.

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

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