UPDATE: Road Rage Possible Cause of Tuesday Double Shooting, Police Say

UPDATE: A double shooting that led to the death of a man and serious injury of a woman Tuesday may have been the result of road rage.

Police responding to a shots call found the victims in an alley on the 200 block of Liberty Court at 4:12PM, according to a release from the Long Beach Police Department (LBPD).

The man, identified by the LBPD as 22-year-old Long Beach resident Trevor McCrainey, was determined dead at the scene with a gunshot wound to his upper torso.

The woman, who had gunshot wounds to her upper and lower torso, was transported to a local hospital where she is listed in serious but stable condition.

Authorities are still investigating the motive for the shooting but stated it “may be an incident of road-rage, after the victims and suspect/s got in an argument at a different location just prior to the shooting.”

PREVIOUSLY: UPDATE: Authorities Identify Man Killed in Long Beach Double Shooting

Previously: UPDATE: Authorities Identify Man Killed in Long Beach Double Shooting

3/8/17 at 11:38AM | A man killed yesterday in a double shooting that left a woman wounded, was identified today.

Trevor McCrainey, 22, of Westmont, Illinois, died at the scene, the coroner’s office reported.

Officers dispatched to Broadway and Atlantic Avenue at about 4:10PM Tuesday, found McCrainey and a female victim suffering from gunshot wounds, according to Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) spokeswoman Nancy Pratt.

The woman was taken in to a local trauma center in serious but stable condition with gunshot wounds to her upper and lower torso, LBPD Sgt. Brad Johnson said.

City News Service contributed to this report.

PREVIOUSLY: Man Killed in Double Shooting Tuesday Afternoon

3/7/17 at 5:20PM | A man was killed and a woman wounded when they were struck by gunfire in Long Beach Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.

Officers responded to a shots call on Broadway and Atlantic Avenue at 4:12PM, according to Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) spokeswoman Nancy Pratt.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene and the woman was transported in stable condition to a local trauma center, Long Beach Fire Department (LBFD) spokesman Mark Miller said.

Authorities are investigating the incident. A motive for the shooting is not known at this time, Pratt said.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact the LBPD Homicide Detail at (562) 570-7244. Anonymous tips may be submitted through “LA Crime Stoppers” by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

 



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