An investigation into recent residential burglaries in Long Beach’s West Side that involved stolen firearms led to a SWAT call Friday night and the seizure of firearms and narcotics, authorities said.
“Due to the nature and circumstances of the investigation, SWAT was activated to search a residence in the 1400 block of West 20th Street,” said Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) spokeswoman Nancy Pratt.
The investigation, which began at about 9:15PM on Friday, Aug. 26, resulted in police recovering an unspecified amount of firearms and narcotics, she said.
No arrests were made at the residence and the investigation remains ongoing.
Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact the Gang Enforcement Section at 562.570.7370. Anonymous tips may be submitted through “LA Crime Stoppers” by calling 1.800.222.TIPS (8477), downloading the “P3 Tips” app to your smart phone (available at the Apple App store and Google Play), or visiting www.lacrimestoppers.org.