Editor’s note: An updated version of this story with more details from police is available here.
A man was found mortally wounded Sunday inside a vehicle in Long Beach, authorities said.
Officers were called to the shooting scene at about 8:45 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of Anaheim Street and Roswell Avenue, Long Beach police Lt. Dominick Scaccia said.
“Officers arrived on scene and located a male adult victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body,” Scaccia said.
Officers rendered aid to the victim until paramedics arrived and took him to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, the lieutenant said.
A motive for the shooting was not known, Scaccia said. Homicide detectives were investigating.
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