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Kern County Sheriff's Office - Public Information Officer
Monday October 14th, 2019 :: 01:49 p.m. PDT


Arrest for attempted murder in Boron

On October 14, 2019, at approximately 11:23 a.m., Kern County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched for a shooting outside of a residence four miles north of the Borax Mine in Boron.
The adult male victim had major injuries, but is expected to survive.
30-year-old Benjamin Yesk was arrested for attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon.
Anyone with information is urged to call the Kern County Sheriff’s Office at 661-861-3110 or the Secret Witness Line at 661-322-4040.

Kern County Sheriff's Office - Public Information Officer
1350 Norris Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93308

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 661-303-4592

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