Fire in Wofford Heights

By Ashley Fike
Kern Valley Sun

Photos by Ron Smith, Ashleigh Bartlett / Kern Valley Sun
Top, a fire on Wofford Blvd. occurred as a result of a domestic violence incident on Friday, June 28. Bottom, law enforcement blocks Wofford Blvd. while fighting the fire.

On June 28, 2019, Kern County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a domestic disturbance on the 6500 block of Wofford Blvd. in Wofford Heights. Twenty-nine year old Johnny Gerritsen was arrested for corporal injury to spouse, arson: inhabited structure/property and arson: structure/forest land.