Man Shot Thursday Afternoon Near MacArthur Park

A man was shot Thursday afternoon across from a Cambodia Town park, police said.

Long Beach Police Department officers responded to the scene on the 1300 block of Warren Avenue, across from MacArthur Park, at about 3:21PM to find a 32-year-old man who had been shot, said LBPD spokeswoman Megan Zabel.

The victim was transported to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries, she said. Police are still searching for the suspect.

The incident is being investigated as possibly gang related, Zabel said, and the investigation is ongoing.

No other details were available. We will update this story as we find out more.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Long Beach Police Department at 562-570-7260. Anonymous tips may also be submitted by calling 800-222-TIPS (8477), texting TIPLA plus the tip to 274637 (CRIMES) or by visiting www.LACrimeStoppers.org.



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