Alfred Luis Leon Jr. has been identified as the victim in a fatal stabbing last week in the 20 block of T Street.
Leon Jr., 42, was stabbed in the abdomen during the early morning hours of May 7, according to the Kern County Coroner's Office. He was taken to Kern Medical where he died at 1:45 a.m.
The manner of his death has been ruled a homicide, according to the coroner.
The Bakersfield Police Department is investigating the incident.