At 2:25 a.m. Friday, deputies responded to the area of Pioneer Drive and Rosewood Avenue to investigate a report of shots fired.
Deputies found a Hispanic male in the 1000 block of Brentwood Drive suffering from a superficial gunshot wound to his left leg. The victim refused medical aid at the scene.
Deputies found shell casings at a residence on Brentwood Drive. A search warrant was served at the residence and deputies recovered a 9mm rifle, which was reported stolen.
Drugs were also found at the residence.
It's unknown if the recovered stolen gun was used in the assault. No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.
- Kern County Sheriff's Office