A man was hit by errant gunfire at Drake Park in the Willmore neighborhood early Thursday morning, according to Long Beach police.
The victim was in his yard when he overheard an argument coming from the nearby alley followed by what he presumed to be gunfire, police said.
Two cars and two nearby residential buildings were hit by gunfire, but nobody was injured, police said.
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The Long Beach Police Department said in a statement that they believe the suspect, Daniel Williams of Santa Ana, did not know the victim, Javante Fearence of Long Beach, prior to the incident, but that homicide detectives collected evidence of his involvement in the fatal shooting.
Both victims were transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds, police said.
A shooting on the corner of Broadway and Pine Avenue Friday night killed one man and injured another.
The woman was found in a car at the corner of Amberwood Circle and Tradewinds Street in Fountain Valley on Monday. She’d been shot, police said.
Two women working at a nearby insurance business said it was frightening for the violence to happen so close by in the middle of the day.
The victim previously said he’d been assaulted at a “homeless shelter somewhere in Hollywood or the Hollywood area,” but police haven’t been able to find out exactly where.