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Juvenile arrested for allegedly firing gun at Valero Gas Station

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A juvenile was arrested on suspicion of discharging a firearm at a Valero Gas Station located at 2500 Wible Road.

According to a news release from the Bakersfield Police Department, the incident occurred at 4:36 p.m. March 22 when officers on patrol in area heard gunshots.

Officers found surveillance footage of a suspect firing multiple rounds at an occupied vehicle parked at one of the gas pumps, the news release stated. No one was struck by gunfire during the shooting.

On April 2 the department arrested a juvenile suspect in the 2800 block of Villalovos Court. The juvenile was arrested on suspicion of aggravated assault with a firearm, criminal street gang participation and other associated charges, the news release stated.

A firearm was recovered during the arrest, police said.

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call the BPD at 327-7111.