The outage started just before 11 a.m. with “equipment problems,” according SoCal Edison spokeswoman Mary Ann Milbourn.
Forecasters are anticipating a cold winter storm to blow into the region on Tuesday night and stick around until Friday, leaving Southern Californians with a cold and wet Thanksgiving week.
Long Beach Fire Department paramedics took the victim to a hospital, where he died, police said.
Until recently, there wasn’t much police could do about the man because, technically, following someone isn’t a crime, the LBPD said.
Police said the intended target was shot at a barber shop and a stray bullet traveled about a block to a Louisiana Famous Fried Chicken.
Police officers will be stationed at a checkpoint somewhere in the department’s North Division—including Bixby Knolls, Cal Heights and North Long Beach— between 6 p.m. to 2 a.m.
The rally was held a day after the Saugus school shooting, which left three students dead and three others wounded.
The threat was deemed not credible after police searched the campus.
Police are still investigating, De Prez said, because even with an accidental discharge, they still need to find out if the gun was legally owned or if there was any criminal negligence involved.
“The suspect then spun the victim around and held a handgun to the victim’s neck, took the victim’s keys, took the victim’s vehicle, and left campus,” UPD said.