Shooting in southeast Bakersfield based on alleged trespassing

KCSO deputies at a shooting on East Pacheco Road Sept. 2, 2018. (KBAK/KBFX photo)

Kern County Sheriff's Office reports that two men were involved in a shooting Sunday night in southeast Bakersfield.

It happened on East Pacheco Road near Union Avenue.

One man was house sitting and he told deputies he shot a man he thought was trespassing.

He said that he fired in self-defense after the alleged trespasser shot first.

The suspected trespasser was shot twice in the leg.

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