One person is dead following a shooting in east Bakersfield.

First Responders were called to the area of Harold Way and Chamberlain Avenue near Mercado Latino at around 11 a.m. Saturday for a victim of a shooting.

Kern County Sheriff’s deputies say the victim was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Any one with information is asked to call the Kern County Sheriff’s Office at 661-861-3110 or the Secret Witness hotline at 661-322-4040.

-Jeff Lemucchi