L.B.P.D responded to reports of gunfire Sunday night at the 100 block of East 69th way in North Long Beach. Police discovered an unconscious man on the sidewalk suffering from "multiple gunshot wounds to his upper torso". According to a press releases from the L.B.P.D, life saving measures were conducted on the victim, but was later determined the victim passed away at the scene.
The victim was identified as Compton resident Eronald Deas.
Investigators revealed that Deas was walking across the street at the intersection of 69th Way and Muriel Ave "when multiple suspects" approached Deas "on foot and fired multiple shots" towards him.