The number of those patients in intensive care also declined, from 433 to 412. Long Beach has also seen a slight decline in hospitalizations with the number of people in Long Beach area hospitals with COVID-19 dropping to 118, down from 143 in mid-August, according to the most recent city data.
Every registered voter should have gotten a ballot in the mail, but if you didn’t—or you prefer to vote in person—you can at any of the vote centers.
The vehicle became engulfed in flames and the victim was trapped inside, the CHP said.
“We don’t have a motive in the shooting yet but we think the older male was targeted by the shooters,” a police spokeswoman said.
Laronn Marvell Smith was last seen about noon Feb. 13, 2020 at the CVS drug store on Sixth Street in Long Beach, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
Richard Ciampa, 67, pleaded guilty in January to a federal charge of health care fraud.
Long Beach has reported six deaths so far this week, including four on Tuesday—the highest single day total since late March.
Los Angeles County’s health director says there have been improvements in COVID-19 vaccination rates across the board locally, but Black and Latino residents continue to lag behind.
To date, that raises the Los Angeles Department of Public Health’s figures to 1,403,053 positive cases of COVID-19 across all areas of LA County and a total of 25,245 deaths.
Police said the suspect was armed with a handgun and a knife—and that when officers attempted to detain him, “an officer-involved shooting occurred.”