Authorities Identify Man Found Dead at Long Beach Port

UPDATE | Authorities identified today a man found dead at the Port of Long Beach Monday morning. 

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The coroner's office identified the victim as 21-year-old San Pedro resident Armando Amayo.

He was found dead with a gunshot wound Monday, September 5 on the 300 block of Hangin Road, according to the Long Beach Police Department (LBPD).  

City News Service contributed to this report. 

PREVIOUSLY: Man Found Fatally Shot at Long Beach Port  Monday Morning

9/5/16 at 5:02AM | A man was found shot to death in the Port of Long Beach Monday morning, authorities said.

Officers responded to a “subject down” on the 300 block of Hanjin Road on Monday, September 5 at 10:05AM, according to a release from the Long Beach Police Department (LBPD).

Arriving officers found an unresponsive man with a gunshot wound. Personnel with the Long Beach Fire Department (LBFD) determined him dead at the scene.

Authorities do not have suspect information available at this time.

The Los Angeles County Coroner will identify the victim pending notification of kin.

Police do not know the motive for the shooting. The investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call Homicide Detectives at (562) 570.7244. Anonymous tips may be submitted through "LA Crime Stoppers" by calling 1.800.222.TIPS (8477), downloading the "P3 Tips" app to your smart phone (available at the Apple App store and Google Play), or visiting http://www.lacrimestoppers.org/.



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