• Matt Esnayra

Man wounded in shooting near Downtown Long Beach

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The LBPD investigated a shooting near Cesar Chavez Park that wounded one man.


A man was shot in his "upper body" and transported to a nearby hospital; he is 'listed in stable condition, according to LBPD spokesperson Brandon Fahey.

  • Police arrived at the 400 block of Main Avenue roughly at 2:06 p.m. due to a report of an assault with a deadly weapon.

  • Fahey says officers found "evidence, including casings, indicating a shooting had occurred."

  • The motive of the shooting is unknown, and there is no information on the suspect, but Fahey says, "Gang Detectives are on the scene," and the investigation is ongoing.

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