Argument leads to mid-day shooting in Willmore neighborhood; no one hurt

A building and an uninhabited vehicle were the only things hit by gunfire, Saturday afternoon, after an argument erupted between two men in the Willmore neighborhood, police said.

Long Beach police were called to the 800 block of Daisy Avenue at 3:25 p.m. after getting reports of shots being fired, police spokeswoman Jennifer De Prez said.

“The preliminary investigation revealed that a verbal altercation between an adult male suspect and adult male victim led to the shooting,” she said.

No injuries were reported and both the suspect and victim were gone before police arrived, De Prez said, but the suspect was said to be driving a four-door sedan.

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Valerie Osier is the Social Media & Newsletter Manager for the Long Beach Post. She started at the Post in 2018 as a breaking news reporter. She’s a Riverside native who found her love for journalism while at community college. She graduated from the Cal State Long Beach journalism program in 2017 and covered the Palos Verdes Peninsula for the Daily Breeze prior to coming to the Post. She lives in Long Beach with her husband and two cats.