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LBPD investigating fatal shooing in Hellman alley


The LBPD is investigating a fatal shooting of an adult male on the 700 block of Cerritos Avenue in the Hellman neighborhood of Long Beach Tuesday afternoon.

Details:

On August 4th, LBPD officers were dispatched around 4:15 p.m. to the 700 block of Cerritos Avenue due to calls regarding a shooting. When officers arrived, they found one male adult lying in an ally suffering from a gunshot wound to his upper body. The victim was determined dead at the scene after Long Beach firefighters performed life-saving measures.

  • The motive of the shooting is unknown. However, the victim and the suspect had some altercation before the shooting occurred.