Police said evidence, including video footage from the scene, corroborates that the shooter’s actions were in defense of a man who was fighting with the 17-year-old while being robbed and assaulted, police said.
James Petri, a beloved music teacher at Longfellow Elementary School in Bixby Knolls, is retiring after 32 years.
After the victim arrived, police began trying to piece together details of the crime.
The victim was in a wheelchair and pushing a cart full of his belongings across the street when he was hit, police said.
Police were searching for the driver, who fled on foot after the crash did serious damage to his or her vehicle.
The victim was wounded around 10 a.m. after an argument, police said. He is expected to survive.
A traffic stop turned into a standoff in front of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Lakewood station Saturday morning.
Tentatively, Long Beach officials think the public will be allowed back at City Council meetings early next month.
A boost in rental assistance money could help stave off an expected wave of evictions after the current moratorium expires at the end of June.
Authorities on Friday night called off a sweeping air and sea search for a passenger who went overboard from a Catalina Express ferry.
The baby boy and his mother, who was not injured, were just about to cross the street around 11:30 a.m. Thursday near Long Beach Boulevard and 67th Street in Long Beach when they were struck by a car.
A woman was shot Friday evening in the Grant neighborhood of North Long Beach, police said.
Police say they arrested two men after finding unmarked firearms in their vehicles after an apparent fight Thursday evening.