Man found shot Tuesday morning near Michelle Obama Library • Long Beach Post

A man is expected to survive after being found shot shortly before 9 a.m. in North Long Beach.


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Officers were dispatched to a shooting at Atlantic Avenue and East 60th Street, a few blocks from the Michelle Obama Library, and found a man who had been shot in the upper body, according to police.

He was transported to a local hospital by paramedics, but few other details were immediately available. Police are still investigating what could have motivated the shooting and do not have a suspect description.

Anyone who may have information regarding the incident is asked to contact the gang detectives at 562-570-7370.

Anonymous tips may be submitted through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or lacrimestoppers.org.

Valerie Osier is a breaking news reporter for the Long Beach Post. Reach her at [email protected] or on Twitter @ValerieOsier

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