Bakersfield man arrested, shoots wife multiple times

Published 08/16 2014 06:15PM

Updated 08/16 2014 06:17PM

A woman is hospitalized after police say she was shot multiple times by her husband.

It happened just before 6:30 Saturday morning on Catalina Drive in northeast Bakersfield.

Officers say 55-year-old Loren Johnson told a 911 operator he shot his wife.

When officers arrived, they arrested Johnson and found his wife in an upstairs bedroom.

Police say her injuries are non-life threatening.

The motive for the shooting is unknown.

If you have any information, call police at 327-7111.

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