2 men were killed in a shooting in Long Beach
Two men were fatally shot early Thursday morning on the 100 block of East Anaheim Street, officials said.
The Long Beach Police Department say they received a call at about 12:17 a.m. regarding a shooting near Pacific Avenue and Anaheim Street. The arriving officers found two men suffering from apparent gunshot wounds to their torsos. Police and fire department personnel provided “life-saving measures,” at the scene.
The victims were transported to a nearby hospital, where they later died from their wounds.
One of the victims was a 29-year-old male resident of Long Beach. His identity is withheld by police until the next of kin is notified.
At this time in the investigation, the circumstances regarding the shooting, motive, and suspect information are not known. The incident remains under investigation by Homicide Detectives.