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The Kern County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting in east Bakersfield that occurred Thursday evening in the 1000 block of Lincoln Street.

Upon arriving to the scene at 7 p.m., deputies located evidence of a shooting but couldn't locate a victim, according to a news release from the Sheriff's Office. Shortly after, a man arrived at a local hospital suffering from a gunshot wound. He's expected to survive.

Anyone with information is asked to contact KCSO at 861-3110 or the Secret Witness line at 322-4040.

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