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Shooting Near Downtown Long Beach Leaves 3 wounded, including Teenagers


According to Long Beach police, three people were shot Thursday afternoon while they stood outside on the sidewalk; two of the victims were teenagers.

Few Details:

Police responded to the scene located at the 700 block of Chestnut Avenue, at roughly 4:40 p.m., to find three victims, one adult, and two juveniles, suffering from gunshot wounds.

  • One of the victims was apparently shot in the arm.

  • Police arrested a potential suspects.

  • Police blocked off the intersection of Chestnut and 8th Street, plus sections of an alleyway, per LBP.