Police said they were called to the scene of the shooting around 4:15 p.m. Tuesday. When officers arrived, they found a man who’d been shot in the upper body, LBPD spokeswoman Jennifer Arzola said.
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The gunfire hit him in the lower body, and paramedics took him to the hospital to treat a wound that wasn’t life-threatening, police said.
Over the past four years, LBPD officers killed 13 people and severely injured 56, according to the database, which tracks the worst wounds inflicted by law enforcement.
A 15-year-old boy was wounded after someone in a car reportedly shot at him and his friends near St. Mary Medical Center, according to police.
Police talked to the man at the hospital around 10:10 p.m., and he told them he’d been shot near Third Street and Termino Avenue, LBPD spokesman Ivan Garcia said.
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Police said it appears the man was working security for a nearby business and may have been trying to stop a crime.
The officer used the carotid control hold, which cuts off blood flow to the brain by putting pressure on someone’s neck.
Long Beach police were trying to convince a burglary suspect to come down from the rooftops where he was evading officers in the Alamitos Beach neighborhood this morning.