The beating was one of a few attacks caught on film that sparked concerns about racial violence around the school.
The man was riding in a 2019 Infiniti Q50S when the sedan’s driver lost control on the stretch of Shoreline Drive that leads to the northbound 710 Freeway, police said.
So far in 2019, Long Beach police have shot two people, a marked drop compared to the past half-decade when the department averaged 7 officer-involved shootings per year.
Police said the crash happened around 8:40 p.m. at Magnolia Avenue and Cowles Street.
The gunfire was reported around 8:50 p.m. near Santa Fe Avenue and Burnett Street, Long Beach police spokeswoman Shaunna Dandoy said.
A day after someone was seriously shot at an illegal gambling parlor, Long Beach police took dozens of people into custody when they raided a different suspected illegal gambling operation in the Wrigley area.
Brian Hatch, a Long Beach resident who was appointed to the Fair Political Practices Commission in March 2017, said in an interview Tuesday that he has been asked to run for Pearce’s seat on the City Council, which is up for election in March.
Officers also quickly found the suspected gunman who was taken into custody inside the same building, police said.
Homicide detectives are investigating after a man was found shot to death this morning near the Compton-Long Beach border.
“What led to the stabbing is currently unknown as the victim has been uncooperative during the preliminary investigation,” police said.