A Bakersfield Police Department officer shot a man early Sunday morning after he fired at an officer during a short foot chase in downtown Bakersfield, according to police.
The subject died later in a hospital.
But people who work and visit downtown said they do feel safe there, despite what happened.
Details of the incident were limited Sunday afternoon. Sgt. Mike Coronado said officers were taking the time needed to go carefully through the evidence before making any additional statement.
A single report on the shooting stated that officers were dispatched to