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ROSAMOND — A man was shot and killed Wednesday afternoon.

According to the Kern County Sheriff’s Office, Rodman Alfredo Quintanilla, 37, of Rosamond, was shot and killed at 4:25 p.m., Wednesday, in the 1100 block of Sequoia Lane. The name of the shooter or the circumstances leading up to the shooting were not disclosed.

Quintanilla died at the scene and a postmortem examination will be conducted at a later date to confirm the cause and manner of death.

The Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident, but the death has initially been ruled a homicide.

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