BAKERSFIELD, California — Bakersfield police are investigating after a man was killed in an officer-involved shooting.
KBAK-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1MZnfQP ) that police were called to the Padre Hotel early Sunday morning after a fight broke out. When police arrived, a man fled.
Police say the man fired shots at one of the officers. Officers shot back, inuring the suspect.
Officials say the suspect was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Officials say the officer involved will be placed on routine administrative leave pending review by the Critical Incident Review Board.
Information from: KBAK-TV, http://www.bakersfieldnow.com/