Man shot at while parking his vehicle in Downtown, police say

A man was parking his vehicle Sunday night when two men approached him, shot at him and fled on foot, officials said.

Officers were called to Magnolia Avenue and Fourth Street about the shooting at around 11:10 p.m., spokesman Brandon Fahey said. There, they found strike marks on the victim’s vehicle.

No one was injured and police said they do not yet know the motive for the shooting.

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Valerie Osier is a breaking news and crime reporter for the Long Beach Post. 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.
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