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The Kern County coroner’s office identified a 15-year-old victim in a fatal shooting that occurred Monday night in the 700 Block of E. 11th Street.

Luis Castillo Jr. was shot at 6:21 p.m. and died just before 7 p.m. at Kern Medical, the coroner said in its report.

The Bakersfield Police Department is investigating the incident as a homicide.