The man was shot on Fourth Street but managed to drive himself a short distance away before crashing, police said.
Police said he “failed to turn with the curve” of an on-ramp and crashed near Ocean Boulevard.
The Long Beach resident’s arrest comes after an extensive investigation spanning back to May 2021.
As her loved-ones grieve, police are still searching for a hit-and-run driver who struck a 41-year-old woman on Fourth Street last month.
A Long Beach man was sentenced to life in prison after being found guilty of human trafficking and sexual assault of a minor, but police believe there may be more victims.
Chief Wally Hebeish said there’s a need to address historic trauma related to policing, but he nevertheless believes in it as an honorable and incredibly difficult profession.
In one case, a man managed to drive away unharmed as he was being shot at from the sidewalk, police said.
Two men sleeping in the car were awakened by the sound of sawing coming from underneath them, police said.
A woman was taken to the hospital after she was shot near the Los Angeles River in West Long Beach.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene by first responders.